Corpus ID: 858456

WHAT CAN THE BODY MOVEMENTS REVEAL ABOUT A MUSICIAN'S EMOTIONAL INTENTION?

@inproceedings{Dahl2003WHATCT,
  title={WHAT CAN THE BODY MOVEMENTS REVEAL ABOUT A MUSICIAN'S EMOTIONAL INTENTION?},
  author={Sofia Dahl and Anders Friberg},
  year={2003}
}
Music has an intimate relationship with motion in several aspects. Obviously, movements are required to play an instrument but musicians move also their bodies in a way not directly related to note production. In order to explore to what extent emotional intentions can be conveyed through musicians’ movements only, video recordings of a marimba player performing the same piece with the intentions Happy, Sad, Angry and Fearful, were recorded. 20 observers watched the video clips, without sound… Expand

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