MadSci Network: Neuroscience

Subject: How is musical timbre perceived?

Date: Sun Jun 25 16:11:44 2000
Posted by nina fales
Grade level: teacher/prof School: UC Santa Barbara
City: Santa Barbara State/Province: CA Country: 93103
Area of science: Neuroscience
ID: 961963904.Ns

I understand the acoustics of timbre, but I'm wondering at what stage the 
elements (harmonics, noise, attack, etc.) are fused into the unitary 
senation of tone quality?

Re: How is musical timbre perceived?

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