Perceived and Induced Emotion Responses to Popular Music: Categorical and Dimensional Models

  title={Perceived and Induced Emotion Responses to Popular Music: Categorical and Dimensional Models},
  author={Y. Song and Simon Dixon and Marcus Thomas Pearce and Andrea R. Halpern},
  journal={Music Perception},
Music both conveys and evokes emotions, and although both phenomena are widely studied, the difference between them is often neglected. The purpose of this study is to examine the difference between perceived and induced emotion for Western popular music using both categorical and dimensional models of emotion, and to examine the influence of individual listener differences on their emotion judgment. A total of 80 musical excerpts were randomly selected from an established dataset of 2,904… 


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