The Musical Mind: The Cognitive Psychology of Music (Oxford Psychology Series)

In this survey of our current knowledge concerning the cognitive psychology of music, the author–a psychologist and practicing musician–examines the mental processes involved in composing, performing, listening to, and “understanding” music, and shows how such skills are acquired.

In this survey of our current knowledge concerning the cognitive psychology of music, the author–a psychologist and practicing musician–examines the mental processes involved in composing, performing, listening to, and “understanding” music, and shows how such skills are acquired.