Avian and human movement to music: Two further parallels.

Patel, Aniruddh D.
Iversen, John R.
Bregman, Micah R.
Schulz, Irena.

It has recently been demonstrated that a nonhuman animal (the medium sulphur-crested cockatoo Cacatua galerita eleonora) can entrain its rhythmic movements to the beat of human music across a wide range of tempi. Entrainment occurs in "synchronized bouts", occasional stretches of synchrony embedded in longer sequences of rhythmic movement to music. Here we examine non-synchronized rhythmic movemen... read more

Musical meter and rhythm.
Tufts University. Department of Psychology.
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Aniruddh D. Patel, John R. Iversen, Micah R. Bregman & Irena Schulz (2009) Avian and human movement to music: Two further parallels, Communicative & Integrative Biology, 2:6, 485-488, DOI: 10.4161/cib.2.6.9373
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