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The Shepard-Risset glissando: music that moves you

Mursic, Rebecca A; Riecke, Bernhard E; Apthorp, Deborah; Palmisano, Stephen


Sounds are thought to contribute to the perceptions of self-motion, often via higher-level, cognitive mechanisms. This study examined whether illusory self-motion (i.e. vection) could be induced by auditory metaphorical motion stimulation (without providing any spatialized or low-level sensory information consistent with self-motion). Five different types of auditory stimuli were presented in mono to our 20 blindfolded, stationary participants (via a loud speaker array): (1) an ascending...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2017
Type: Journal article
Source: Experimental Brain Research
DOI: 10.1007/s00221-017-5033-1


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