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Music induces universal emotion-related psychophysiological responses: comparing Canadian listeners to Congolese Pygmies.

Egermann, H, Fernando, N, Chuen, L, McAdams, S. Music induces universal emotion-related psychophysiological responses: comparing Canadian listeners to Congolese Pygmies. Front Psychol. 2014;5:1341.

Misleading title

Universal Language of music? Maybe for arousal but NOT for emotional valence.

Action at a distance: dependency sensitivity in a New World primate.

Ravignani, A, Sonnweber, R, Stobbe, N, W Fitch, T. Action at a distance: dependency sensitivity in a New World primate. Biol Lett. 2013;9(6):20130852.

An article about pitch dependency discrimination in squirrel monkeys suggests that the potential for recognizing musicality may have been present in a common ancestor >35 million years ago.

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