Perception and action de-coupling in congenital amusia: sensitivity to task demands.

@article{Williamson2012PerceptionAA,
  title={Perception and action de-coupling in congenital amusia: sensitivity to task demands.},
  author={Victoria Williamson and Fang Liu and Guy Peryer and Mick Grierson and Lauren Stewart},
  journal={Neuropsychologia},
  year={2012},
  volume={50 1},
  pages={172-80}
}
Theories that purport the existence of a distinct auditory action stream have received support from the finding that individuals with congenital amusia, a disorder of pitch perception, are able to reproduce the direction of a pitch change that they are unable to identify (Loui, Guenther, Mathys, & Schlaug, 2008). Although this finding has proved influential… CONTINUE READING