Latest Consonance and dissonance Stories
A new study has shown that those who dislike a certain style of music based on the sound of it, or the use of harmonies within, simply aren’t trying hard enough. In other words, our love of music and appreciation for harmony is a product of nurture, not nature.
Ever since ancient times, scholars have puzzled over the reasons that some musical note combinations sound so sweet while others are just downright dreadful.
It seems that humans are not the only creatures possessing the ability to appreciate good music.
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