ERIC Number: EJ549909
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Focus of Attention and Aesthetic Response.
Madsen, Clifford K.
Journal of Research in Music Education, v45 n1 p80-89 Spr 1997
Presents the results of a study where musicians listened to 20 minutes of Puccini's, "La Boheme," and indicated which of the five musical elements (melody, rhythm, timbre, dynamics, or everything) commanded their attention. Two groups responded using differing instructions for the Continuous Response Digital Interface. Analyzes the different responses. (MJP)
Descriptors: Aesthetic Education, Aesthetic Values, Attention, Attention Span, Audience Response, Auditory Stimuli, Auditory Tests, Computer Uses in Education, Educational Research, Evaluation Criteria, Higher Education, Listening, Music Activities, Music Appreciation, Music Education, Musical Composition, Musicians, Opera, Overt Response, Perception
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A