How Does Music Affect Music

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For many centuries there is evidence that Music has been a big part of the human race’s culture. Music dates back as far as 250,000 years, and has been known for being all over the world. With the grand variety of music selection, each song has a different way of being perceived; for countless years psychologist have been trying to connection music with ones emotions. Music has been reported to induce a full range of human emotions. So how is it that organized sound and beats evoke such an emotion in a way that is in capable from any other sensors?
This paper presents several objectives theories that allow music to change an emotion. It breaks a song into several parts to give a variety of explanations for the theory that music affects ones
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Sound changes over time and new beats develop something old changes and has new outlook. Role of gender has been a soft topic when it comes to emptions because females are looked at by society to be more emotional the males, and studies have shown that emotions of certain songs fluctuate in emotion perception depending on gender. An example of how culture has changed music is classical; even though many people don’t listen to it now days it still effects our mood, but culture has taken classical music and made music much like it. Society has told us that classical should be calming and that heavy metal is supposed to be angry. Society tells us what we are supposed to feel when we hear a song; the different cultures mix up how someone perceives a song because of the different pitches and languages. Music effects the way we identify the world, for happy can make the world appear …show more content…
Other parts of the brain that coordinate with music and emotion are the Amygdala and the Nuclease Accumbens. Music has physical effects on us that contribute to our reactions to a song such as facial temperature, pleasurable music creates a rise in temperature and pleasurable music causes a decrease in temperature. Neurophysiologic studies have connected the so-called music induced chills with an anti anxiety chemical released in the brain. The unperceived cognate mimicking of emotions accurse when 2 people interact, and each mimics eithers emotion or facial expression; it is supposedly wired in the human mirror neuron system and in theory it can be stimulated while listening to music since we pick up on the artist emotions and replicate it. Human mirror neuron system could also be effected by melodies because melodies and movement are coherent, for example an upward going melody would be sensed as an upward movement and connect with the thought of as happier jumping with joy, were as a downward melodies are looked as falling down or other gravitational movements and emotionally looked at as sad and dark Musical information is translated to the Audio cortex, the part of the brain that translates sound if the song has a pleasurable or familiar tune, the Audio cortex releases chemical signals to the striatum, which causes dopamine to be released. Dopamine is a neurotransmitter that when released causes a

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