Monday, February 16, 2015

The key to Beethoven and Mozart ? Brain Study Explores Gift of "Perfect Pitch"

We, "normal and most" people can distinguish between musical notes only in relation to other notes, while some people who have "absolute pitch"can accurately identify notes without having to rely on any reference tones.

This special hearing skill is thought to be a key aspect of extraordinary musical ability, and seems that composers like Mozart, Beethoven and Bach were said to have had it.

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