Neural Entrainment to Auditory Imagery of Rhythms

@article{Okawa2017NeuralET,
  title={Neural Entrainment to Auditory Imagery of Rhythms},
  author={Haruki Okawa and Kaori Suefusa and Toshihisa Tanaka},
  journal={Frontiers in Human Neuroscience},
  year={2017},
  volume={11}
}
A method of reconstructing perceived or imagined music by analyzing brain activity has not yet been established. As a first step toward developing such a method, we aimed to reconstruct the imagery of rhythm, which is one element of music. It has been reported that a periodic electroencephalogram (EEG) response is elicited while a human imagines a binary or ternary meter on a musical beat. However, it is not clear whether or not brain activity synchronizes with fully imagined beat and meter… 

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