Stimulus 16: Invention No. 2 in C minor (BWV 773) by Glenn Gould

These graphs report per stimulus the time course of responses across the 24 listening sessions. Some report the general patterns of responses, other show how the listener’s responses changed over successive exposures


The continuous ratings of Felt Emotional Valence and Arousal, plotted three different ways. First as individual lines with the cross listening average, then layered per session with colour marking the scale values, and finally the activity-level times series reporting the proportion of listenings showing rating changes up or down per 2 s interval.

These responses were collected to Invention No. 2 in C minor (BWV 773) as performed by Glenn Gould. This remaster release of Gould’s recording included some of Gould’s famous humming.

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