ERIC Number: EJ423716
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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Music Appreciation and Hemisphere Orientation: Visual versus Verbal Involvement.
Zalanowski, Annette H.
Journal of Research in Music Education, v38 n3 p197-205 Fall 1990
Analyzes effect of brain hemisphere orientation on music appreciation. Reports results from 36 left-hemisphere and 36 right-hemisphere undergraduates who responded to a musical selection verbally or visually. Finds right-hemisphere students show greater appreciation, measured by attention, understanding, and enjoyment scores. Discusses implications for teaching music appreciation. (CH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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