It is not only the timing, but also the shape of sounds that can create a groovy feeling. A new study looks into musicians’ practices.
RITMO aims to expand our understanding of rhythm as a fundamental property of human life.
The more irregular noises you hear in the background, the harder your brain has to work to direct your attention to what is important. It does this by learning to anticipate the unforeseen.
Algorithms and technology have so far helped listeners to more of the same music. Now, UiO researchers are working on new technology that can get people interested in a greater musical variety.