Pitch perception and production in congenital amusia: evidence from Cantonese speakers

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Liu, Fang; Chan, Alice H. D.; Ciocca, Valter; Roquet, Catherine; Peretz, Isabelle; Wong, Patrick C. M.;
  • Publisher: Acoustical Society of America
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4958102, doi: 10.1121/1.4955182
  • Subject: Musical Acoustics
    mesheuropmc: humanities | genetic structures | behavioral disciplines and activities | otorhinolaryngologic diseases | psychological phenomena and processes

This study investigated pitch perception and production in speech and music in individuals with congenital amusia (a disorder of musical pitch processing) who are native speakers of Cantonese, a tone language with a highly complex tonal system. Sixteen Cantonese-speakin... View more
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