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A Multi-Dimensional Analytical Model for Musical Harmony Perception

Cong, Ning (2016) A Multi-Dimensional Analytical Model for Musical Harmony Perception. PhD thesis, University of York.

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Abstract

In this paper, a theoretical approach is presented to analyse music harmony perception under different tonal context. The purpose of this study is to account for the empirical perception rankings of musical chord structures. We believe the perception of a musical simultaneity depends on both its internal structure and external tonal context and the failure of previous psychoacoustic theories possibly comes from the ignorance of tonal context. The model prediction result reveals some important insights in line with empirical observations for music triads.

Item Type: Thesis (PhD)
Academic Units: The University of York > Electronics (York)
Identification Number/EthosID: uk.bl.ethos.714392
Depositing User: Mr Ning Cong
Date Deposited: 25 May 2017 09:07
Last Modified: 24 Jul 2018 15:22
URI: http://etheses.whiterose.ac.uk/id/eprint/17330

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