MOA Music and Emotion

MOA Music and Emotion - o Descending motives represents...

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MOA Music and Emotion 19/09/2007 10:07:00 Anthromorphism-expression in faces Wheel of emotion Positive vs negative Primary vs mixed o Different emotions combined make new ones Polar opposites Varying intensities Physiological changes linked to musical emotion Sadness(heart rate, BP, skin conductance/temperature Fear ( rate and amplitude of blood flow)  Happiness( respiration rates) How to evoke emotion Sadness ( minor harmony) Fear (rapid tempo, dissonant) Happiness (rapid tempo dance like, major) Baroque period (1600-1750) Doctrine of the Affections Musical shapes can represent emotions
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Unformatted text preview: o Descending motives represents grief ← Perceptual import of response to hearing: universal • Some sounds universally set off emotion o Preperation for action o Response to dynamics, types of sound ← Notion of cognitive emotion related to learning • Pleasure • Surprise • Frustration ← Expertise maters, but were all experts • Implicit learning(understanding tones-cultural) • Explicit learning (understanding musical form and harmony) ← Intentional mismatch between words and music ← 19/09/2007 10:07:00 ← 19/09/2007 10:07:00 ←...
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