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Pleasurable moments in music

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Pleasurable moments in music


This project, conducted for my PhD at QMUL, aims to use two hypothesised underlying mechanisms of emotional responses to music (brain-stem reflexes and musical expectancy) as predictors of aesthetic experiences, by focusing on chills as indicators of such experiences.


Talks

Little is known about the effects of stimulus-driven properties, stylistic preference, and familiarity on the occurrence of musical …

The present project aims to use two hypothesised underlying mechanisms of emotional responses to music—brain stem reflexes and musical …