A Case Study of a Chromesthetic

@article{Haack1981ACS,
  title={A Case Study of a Chromesthetic},
  author={Paul A. Haack and Rudolf E. Radocy},
  journal={Journal of Research in Music Education},
  year={1981},
  volume={29},
  pages={85 - 90}
}
  • Paul A. Haack, Rudolf E. Radocy
  • Published 1981
  • Psychology
  • Journal of Research in Music Education
  • D, a middle-aged female art educator, exemplifies the phenomenon of chromesthesia or “ color hearing, ” a form of synesthesia in which a tone elicits a visual color experience as well as an auditory sensation. Extensive interviews and tests with music stimuli over a five-year period revealed a remarkable range and consistency of tone-color linkages. Absolute pitch, which D possesses independently of her chromesthesia, showed less stability than the chromesthesia. Synesthesia, while not… CONTINUE READING
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