Group behaviour and interpersonal synchronization to electronic dance music

  title={Group behaviour and interpersonal synchronization to electronic dance music},
  author={Ragnhild Solberg and Alexander Refsum Jensenius},
  journal={Musicae Scientiae},
  pages={111 - 134}
The present study investigates how people move and relate to each other – and to the dance music – in a club-like setting created within a motion capture laboratory. Three groups of participants (29 in total) each danced to a 10-minute-long DJ mix consisting of four tracks of electronic dance music (EDM). Two of the EDM tracks had little structural development, while the two others included a typical “break routine” in the middle of the track, consisting of three distinct passages: (a… Expand
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