ERIC Number: EJ354812
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Some Differences Between Pitch Perception and Basic Auditory Discrimination in Children of Different Cultural and Musical Backgrounds.
Bulletin of the Council for Research in Music Education, n91 p166-70 Spr 1987
Reports the results of a study of pitch perception among urban and rural children (n=200) who had differing amounts of formal music training. Results showed all children could hear differences in the stimuli presented, but only the musically trained could correctly attribute the difference to a change in pitch. (RKM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Published quarterly by the Council for Research in Music Education, School of Music, University of Illinois, 1205 W. California, Urbana, Illinois 61801.