Re: Math Equation Predicts Musical Reactions


Subject: Re: Math Equation Predicts Musical Reactions
From: John Nowak (john_nowak@mac.com)
Date: Thu Jul 22 2004 - 15:04:48 EDT


On Jul 22, 2004, at 8:52 AM, Li-Chuan Chong wrote:

> This is most disturbing. '_'

Disturbing that someone is getting paid to research this.

Two people can have absolutely polar reactions to the same piece of
music, while the third person couldn't give a damn. It's impossible to
predict emotional responses with an algorithm. In other words, this
professor has no idea what art is about.

- John



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