The Psychology Of A Musical Prodigy

by G. Revesz

Publisher: Kessinger Publishing, LLC

Written in English
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  • Psychology & Psychiatry / General,
  • Psychology
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    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages192
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    Open LibraryOL9860309M
    ISBN 101432588583
    ISBN 109781432588588
    OCLC/WorldCa187978380

Music psychology, or the psychology of music, may be regarded as a branch of both psychology and aims to explain and understand musical behaviour and experience, including the processes through which music is perceived, created, responded to, and incorporated into everyday life. Modern music psychology is primarily empirical; its knowledge tends to advance on the basis of. Savant syndrome is a condition in which someone with significant mental disabilities demonstrates certain abilities far in excess of average. The skills at which savants excel are generally related to memory. This may include rapid calculation, artistic ability, map making, or musical ability. Usually just one special skill is present. Those with the condition generally have a Causes: Neurodevelopmental disorder such as autism . This article reports a study on a musical idiot savant (NP) who is capable of memorizing large-scale pieces of piano music in three or four hearings. Attempts to memorize two contrasting pieces are documented, one a tonal composition by Grieg, the other an atonal piece by Bartok. The results are compared with those provided by a professional. When the first edition of The Psychology of Music was published in , this interdisciplinary field was in its book, which drew together the diverse and scattered literature that had accumulated over the previous decade, was written by a group of visionaries from different areas of scholarship – psychologists, neuroscientists, engineers, music theorists and composers – who.

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One potential reason for this is that a child prodigy is quite dedicated to developing the ability that captures her interest—be it music, math, art, dance or scientific thinking.   The Music Lesson (A Spiritual Search For Growth Through Music) by Victor L. Wooten. Just started reading this one myself. The way the book is structured comes across as though he is having a conversation with himself, so really there is no ‘this i. He's Got A Way About Him The Piano Man told me for the book Tasting see the scene in “The Soloist” where Los Angeles Times reporter Steve Lopez takes homeless musical prodigy. Not only does this book provide fascinating information about these 2 musical prodigy siblings, but the very structure of the book is written to imitate a "sonata" musical form. Very well-done and a beautiful introduction to the life and amazing accomplishments of this very talented woman!/5.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Révész, Géza, Psychology of a musical prodigy. Freeport, New York, Books for Libraries Press [].

The book is intended as a comprehensive reference source for musicians, psychologists, and students interested in and studying this exciting psychological discipline.| The Psychology of Music, Third Edition, is a comprehensive reference for understanding the perception, cognition, and performance of music/5(6).

The Psychology of a Musical Prodigy G. RÉVfrSZ Director of the Psychological Laboratory, Amsterdam Erwin Nyiregyházi. LONDON REGAN PAUL, TRENCH, TRUBNER & CO., LTD. CURWEN & SONS, LTD. 60 THE PSYCHOLOGY OF A PRODIGY NOTE It will perhaps give Of frats Of which as an argument the that he.

Until now, no single resource has attempted to bring together such a varied range of disciplines to study the phenomenon of the musical prodigy, nor attempted to cover such a diverse range of topics.

The 35 chapters which comprise Musical Prodigies: Interpretations from Psychology, Education, Musicology, and Ethnomusicology are organized according to three sections: Theoretical Frameworks. The psychology of a musical prodigy. [Géza Révész] Home.

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Musical Prodigies Interpretations from Psychology, Education, Musicology, and Ethnomusicology Edited by Gary E. McPherson Brings together research from a range of disciplines, including psychology, neurobiology, and genetics, to provide a thorough exploration of prodigious talent Includes fascinating case studies of prodigies.

This books breaks new ground in presenting the first scientific exploration on the topic of musical prodigies. It brings together research from a range of disciplines, including psychology, neurobiology, and genetics, to provide a thorough exploration of prodigious : Gary E.

Mcpherson. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Révész, Géza, Psychology of a musical prodigy. London, K. Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., Ltd. MUSICAL PRODIGIES: INTERPRETATIONS FROM PSYCHOLOGY, EDUCATION, MUSICOLOGY AND ETHNOMUSICOLOGY.

IT WILL BE RELEASED IN AUGUST THIS YEAR | Musical prodigies. I have a new edited book about to be. Psychology of Music publishes peer reviewed papers directed at increasing the scientific understanding of any psychological aspect of music. These include studies on listening, performing, creating, memorising, analysing, describing, learning, and teaching, as well as applied social, developmental, attitudinal and therapeutic studies.

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It brings together research from a range of disciplines, including psychology. The Psychology of Music, Second Edition has been completely revised to bring the reader the most up-to-date information and additional subject matter, and new contributions examine all of these 5/5(1).

To be a prodigy in music, for example, is to be a mimic, to reproduce what you hear from grown-up musicians. Yet only rarely, according to Gladwell, do child musical prodigies manage to make the necessary transition from mimicry to creating a style of their by: 1.

The present study investigated a 6-year-old musical prodigy. A new summation approach was used as a framework to investigate the cognitive, musical, and practice elements that are involved in.

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This book, “the first of its kind,”is a study by the director of the Psychological Laboratory at Amsterdam, of the young Hungarian pianist, Erwin Nyiregyházi. The Psychology of Musical Talent, 1 * 7 published by Silver Burdett & Company, inis a monograph which marks a ne\v vantage ground in the psychology of music.

It covers a restricted field in which it has permanent value and should, therefore, not be revised, but supplemented. With an average score ofthe music prodigies in the Ruthsatz study were especially high in working memory (the average for the math prodigies was and for art prodigies was ).

Psychology of Music book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Why are some disturbances of air molecules heard as 'noise' while othe 4/5. The Mind of the Prodigy. Prodigies dazzle us with their virtuoso violin concertos, seemingly prescient chess moves, and vivid paintings.

While their work would be enough to impress us if they were Author: Scott Barry Kaufman. Beethoven’s categorization as a child prodigy is problematic. Although he demonstrated clearly advanced abilities for his age, his status is viewed with uncertainty by modern scholars. This chapter questions whether Beethoven should indeed be regarded as a prodigy by examining accounts that detail his musical abilities and comparing them with the modern definition of child prodigy.

Last year, Horizon’s fascinating documentary on how music works was one of our most-liked pickings of But perhaps even more fascinating than the subject of how music works is the question of why it makes us feel the way it does.

Today, we try to answer it with seven essential books that bridge music, emotion and cognition, peeling away. The book further discusses musical development in social and emotional contexts, and it presents ways that music training can enhance the singing ability of an individual.

The book can be used as a reference source for perceptual and cognitive psychologists, neuroscientists, and musicians.A child prodigy is defined in psychology research literature as a person under the age of ten who produces meaningful output in some domain to the level of an adult expert performer.

This is a list of young children (at or under age 10) who displayed a talent in music deemed to make them competitive with skilled adult musicians.both by music theorists and by psychologists.

Finally, I discuss the role of psychology in music theory. HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE Speculations concerning music may be traced back to very ancient times (Hunt, ), but the foundations of Western music theory are generally held to have been laid by Pythagoras (ca.

B.C.).