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Have you heard the word in song?

Have you heard the word in song?

Research by Christopher Fox, Professor of Music at Brunel University London, has shed new light on how words are heard and understood when sung. Prof Fox created new music to test the way listeners responded to words and sound heard at the same time. His first work 20 Ways to Improve Your Life saw text from small-ads sung in a Renaissance style. Then, Sing a New Song, had different parts... read more

Page last updated: Friday 18 September 2015