Emotion regulation through listening to music in everyday situations.

  title={Emotion regulation through listening to music in everyday situations.},
  author={Myriam V Thoma and Stefan Ryf and Changiz Mohiyeddini and Ulrike Ehlert and Urs M Nater},
  journal={Cognition & emotion},
  volume={26 3},
Music is a stimulus capable of triggering an array of basic and complex emotions. We investigated whether and how individuals employ music to induce specific emotional states in everyday situations for the purpose of emotion regulation. Furthermore, we wanted to examine whether specific emotion-regulation styles influence music selection in specific situations. Participants indicated how likely it would be that they would want to listen to various pieces of music (which are known to elicit… CONTINUE READING
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