Running head : PERCEPTION OF MUSICAL TIMBRE 1 The Effects of Timbral Cues on Pitch Perception

  • Rebecca J. Baehr
  • Published 2013
The current study examined the effects of novel timbres on the accuracy of pitch identification in experienced flutists to improve upon studies by Miyazaki (1989) and Brammer (1951). Flutists with Absolute Pitch and Relative Pitch were presented with two pitch identification tests comprised of five distinct timbre blocks that were deemed to be unfamiliar to… CONTINUE READING