QUINTO, Lena Rachel

PhD Macquarie University 2012 Pages: 1 vol

The communication of emotion in music : understanding the contributions of composition and performance

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Abstract/Summary/Outline:

Chapters:
2. Emotional communication through compositional structure and performance expression
3. Affective dimensions and perceptions of expressivity
4. Instrument timbre versus instrument of the musician
5. Novel emotional attributes: melodic and rhythmic contrasts
6. Expertise and the selection of acoustic cues to convey emotion
7. Conclusion to communication of emotion in music
Appendix A. Notated stimuli
Appendix B. Published manuscript. Composing by listening: a computer-assisted system for creating emotional music
Appendix C. Published book chapter. Music and emotion: psychological considerations

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