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Composers and Performers Have Different Capacities to Manipulate Arousal and Valence
Psychomusicology (2013) Vol. 23, No. 3, pp. 137-150

In two studies, we investigated the capacity of compositional structure and performance expression to communicate the affective dimensions of valence and arousal. We expected that performance and composition would differ in their expressive capacities, with composition better suited to expressing ...