ERIC Number: EJ467809
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
A Multidimensional Scaling Analysis of Musical Style.
Eastlund, Joyce O.
Journal of Research in Music Education, v40 n3 p204-15 Fall 1992
Reports on a study of inexperienced and experienced music teachers to determine the dominant perceptual dimensions used to classify classical musical excerpts. Finds that listeners generate an internal hierarchy that reflects their individual background and knowledge. Concludes that instructional methods are as important as the music selected for instructional uses. (CFR)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Researchers; Practitioners
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