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Introduction to Music Cognition: Course Schedule 2017

 

WEEK # DATE IN-CLASS
ACTIVITY
[UNIT]/VIDEOS READINGS DUE
Week 1 Mon. Jan. 9 no class [Introduction]
What is music cognition? (19 min) [https://vimeo.com/197829351] Study Guide
   
  Wed. Jan. 11 no class [Sensation]
Music and Sensation: Some General Lessons (34 min) Study Guide [http://vimeo.com/34050984]
EFM(ch Intro, A-B,C) EFM(ch Intro,A)
Week 2 Mon. Jan. 16 MLK Day
no class
[Description]
Describing Sounds: Primary Auditory Phenomena (24 min) Study Guide [http://vimeo.com/34055008]
EFM(ch D) EFM(ch D)
  Wed. Jan. 18 discussion [Arousal]
Arousal: Stimulative and Sedative Sounds (50 min) Study Guide [http://vimeo.com/34745246]
Music and Metabolism (3 min) [http://vimeo.com/34058427]
EFM(ch E)  
Week 3 Mon. Jan. 23 discussion [Attention]
Attention: When Sounds Command Awareness (63 min); Study Guide [http://vimeo.com/56614098];
Commercial Music 1: Music for Work Areas (40 min) [https://vimeo.com/56674883]
EFM(ch F-G)  
  Wed. Jan. 25 discussion [Habituation]
Habituation: Learning to Ignore Sounds (23 min); Study Guide [http://vimeo.com/34306950]
Musical Form: A Psychological Perspective (53 min) Study Guide; http://vimeo.com/35912513
EFM(ch F) Assignment Due
Week 4 Mon. Jan. 30 discussion [Expectation]
Expectation [Reading only] Study Guide
SA(ch 1-3)* SA(ch 3)
  Wed. Feb. 1 discussion [Acoustics & Hearing]
Musical Acoustics, Part 1 (29 min); Study Guide http://vimeo.com/35549696]
Demo: Cancelled Harmonics Demonstration [http://vimeo.com/36095411]
Auditory Transduction by Brandon Pletsch (7 min) Study Guide
EFM(ch H-I), VL(ch 1-4)* EFM(ch H-I); VL(ch 3-4)
Week 5 Mon. Feb. 6 melody & part-writing [Streaming] SStudy Guide 11a; Study Guide 11b; Study Guide 11c VL(ch 5-7), EFM(ch J) VL(ch 3-4,6)
  Wed. Feb. 8 discussion [Pitch]
Shepard's Tone Phenomenon (4 min) [http://vimeo.com/34749558];
Explaining Shepard's Tones (21 min) [http://vimeo.com/34749754]
SA(ch 4-7), VL (ch 10), EFM(ch K) VL(3,4)
Week 6 Mon. Feb. 13 discussion [Masking]; [Muzak 2]
Consonance and Tessitura Demo (11 min) Study Guide; [http://vimeo.com/36248742];
Consonance and Scales (36 min); [https://vimeo.com/49111958]
Consonance and Scales (36 min)
; [https://vimeo.com/49111958]
Consonance Part II (7 min: slide show only) VIDEO MISSING [http://vimeo.com/36625927]</td> <td> VL(ch 8-9), EFM(ch L-M,N)</td> <td> <font color="blue">VL(ch 5)</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td>  </td> <td> Wed. Feb. 15</td> <td> mental representation</td> <td> [Metaphor]<br> <a href="http://vimeo.com/34747210" _cke_saved_href="http://vimeo.com/34747210"> <i>The Pitch-Height Metaphor</i></a><i><i> (42 min) [http://vimeo.com/34747210]</i></i></td> <td> VL(ch 11), SA(ch 8)</td> <td> <font color="blue">VL(ch 11); SA(ch 7,[12])</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td> Week 7</td> <td> Mon. Feb. 20</td> <td> discussion</td> <td> [Tonality]<br> <a href="https://vimeo.com/57814308" _cke_saved_href="https://vimeo.com/57814308"> <i>Tonality Part I</i></a> (42 min) [https://vimeo.com/57814308]</td> <td> VL (ch 12), SA(ch 9)</td> <td> <font color="blue">SA(ch 9)</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td>  </td> <td> Wed. Feb. 22</td> <td> discussion</td> <td> [Emotion]<br> <a href="http://vimeo.com/37272930" _cke_saved_href="http://vimeo.com/37272930"> <i>Emotion: Introductory Concepts Part 1</i></a> (37 minutes) [http://vimeo.com/37272930];<br> <a href="http://vimeo.com/37327572" _cke_saved_href="http://vimeo.com/37327572"> <i>Emotion: Introductory Concepts Part 2</i></a> (52 minutes) [http://vimeo.com/37327572]</td> <td>  </td> <td>  </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Week 8</td> <td> Mon. Feb. 27</td> <td> <b>Mid-term Review</b></td> <td>  </td> <td>  </td> <td>  </td> </tr> <tr> <td>  </td> <td> Wed. March 1</td> <td> <b><font color="red">Mid-term Exam</font></b></td> <td>  </td> <td> Review Questions and Answers</td> </tr> <tr> <td> Week 9</td> <td> Mon. March 6</td> <td> discussion</td> <td> [Emotion]<br> <a href="http://vimeo.com/37407233" _cke_saved_href="http://vimeo.com/37407233"> <i>Social Emotions</i></a> (52 min) [http://vimeo.com/37407233]</td> <td> EFM(ch W), SA(ch 10)</td> <td>  </td> </tr> <tr> <td>  </td> <td> Wed. March 8</td> <td> auditory evolution</td> <td> [Emotion]<br> <a href="http://vimeo.com/37625766" _cke_saved_href="http://vimeo.com/37625766"> <i>Sound and Size</i></a> (13 min: slide show only) [http://vimeo.com/37625766]</td> <td> SA (ch 11)</td> <td>  </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Week 10:<br> March Break</td> <td> Mon. March 13</td> <td> no class</td> <td> [Emotion]<br> <a href="http://MISSING URL" _cke_saved_href="http://MISSING URL"> <i>Music-Induced Frisson</i></a> (67 min) VIDEO MISSING</td> <td> EFM(ch W), SA(ch 12)</td> <td>  </td> </tr> <tr> <td>  </td> <td> Wed. March 15</td> <td> no class</td> <td> [Emotion]<br> <a href="http://vimeo.com/37565986" _cke_saved_href="http://vimeo.com/37565986"> <i>Sounds of Sadness</i></a> (83 min) [http://vimeo.com/37565986]</td> <td> SA (ch 13)</td> <td>  </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Week 11</td> <td> Mon. March 20</td> <td> discussion</td> <td> [Emotion]<br> <i>Music and Sublime Emotions</i> [video pending]</td> <td> SA(ch 14)</td> <td> <font color="blue">SA(ch 2,14)</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td>  </td> <td> Wed. March 22</td> <td> discussion</td> <td> [Emotion]<br> <i>Music and Nostalgia</i> [video pending]</td> <td>  </td> <td>  </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Week 12</td> <td> Mon. March 27</td> <td> discussion</td> <td> [Rhythm]<br> <i>Rhythm</i> [video pending]</td> <td> VL(ch 13), EFM(ch P)</td> <td> <font color="blue">SA(ch 10)</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td>  </td> <td> Wed. March 29</td> <td> discussion</td> <td> [Timbre]<br> <i>Timbre</i> [video pending]</td> <td> VL(ch 14)</td> <td>  </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Week 13</td> <td> Mon. April 3</td> <td> discussion</td> <td> [Categories]</td> <td> EFM(ch S-T), SA(ch 15)</td> <td> <font color="blue">SA(ch 11)</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td>  </td> <td> Wed. April 5</td> <td> discussion</td> <td> [Socio-cultural]</td> <td> SA(ch 16)</td> <td> <font color="blue">EFM(ch Z), VL(12), SA(ch 13-15)</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td> Week 14</td> <td> Mon. April 10</td> <td> discussion</td> <td> [Pleasure]</td> <td> SA(ch 17)</td> <td> <font color="blue">SA(ch 17)</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td>  </td> <td> Wed. April 12</td> <td> discussion</td> <td> [Development]<br> <i>Development</i> [video pending]</td> <td> EFM ch U</td> <td> <font color="blue">EFM(ch U)</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td> Week 15</td> <td> Mon. April 17</td> <td> discussion</td> <td> [Performance]<br> <a href="http://vimeo.com/38050844" _cke_saved_href="http://vimeo.com/38050844"> <i>What Performers Do</i></a> (37 min) VIDEO MISSING  [http://vimeo.com/38050844]</td> <td> EFM(ch X)</td> <td> <font color="blue">EFM(ch X)</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td>  </td> <td> Wed. April 19</td> <td> <b>Final Exam Review</b></td> <td>  </td> <td> Review Questions and Answers</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <h3> <a href="http://musiccog.ohio-state.edu/home/index.php/Keynote_Speakers" _cke_saved_href="http://musiccog.ohio-state.edu/home/index.php/Keynote_Speakers">Keynote Speakers</a></h3> <p dir="ltr" style="text-align: justify; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;">  </p> <h3> <a href="http://musiccog.ohio-state.edu/home/data/_uploaded/pdf/Program.pdf" _cke_saved_href="http://musiccog.ohio-state.edu/home/data/_uploaded/pdf/Program.pdf">Program</a></h3> <div>  </div> <h3> <a href="http://musiccog.ohio-state.edu/home/index.php/Accomodation" _cke_saved_href="http://musiccog.ohio-state.edu/home/index.php/Accomodation">Accommodation</a></h3> <p>  </p> <h3> <a href="http://musiccog.ohio-state.edu/home/index.php/Workshop" _cke_saved_href="http://musiccog.ohio-state.edu/home/index.php/Workshop">Empirical Research Methods Workshop</a>   (May 18th–22rd)</h3> <p>  </p> <h3> <strong><a href="http://musiccog.ohio-state.edu/home/data/_uploaded/pdf/SymposiumScheduleAbstractsNoEmails.pdf" _cke_saved_href="http://musiccog.ohio-state.edu/home/data/_uploaded/pdf/SymposiumScheduleAbstractsNoEmails.pdf">Abstracts</a></strong></h3> <p>  </p> <h3> <a href="http://musiccog.ohio-state.edu/home/index.php/Venue" _cke_saved_href="http://musiccog.ohio-state.edu/home/index.php/Venue">Venue</a></h3> <h3>  </h3> <h3> <a href="http://musiccog.ohio-state.edu/home/index.php/Workshop" _cke_saved_href="http://musiccog.ohio-state.edu/home/index.php/Workshop">C</a><a href="http://musiccog.ohio-state.edu/home/index.php/Call_for_Papers" _cke_saved_href="http://musiccog.ohio-state.edu/home/index.php/Call_for_Papers">all for Papers</a></h3> <p>  </p> <p> email symposium chair <a href="http://musiccog.ohio-state.edu/home/index.php/Daniel_Shanahan" _cke_saved_href="http://musiccog.ohio-state.edu/home/index.php/Daniel_Shanahan">Daniel Shanahan</a> with any questions. </p>