Dowling, W. Jay
Dr. Dowling is a professor of Psychology in the School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences and head of the Dowling Laboratory. His research primarily focuses on music cognition and development. Specifically he is interested in perception and memory of musical organization patterns. Learn more about Dr. Dowling's studies on his home and Research Explorer pages.
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We investigated working memory (WM ) performance for tone sequences that either respected musical regularities (tonal sequences) or did not (atonal sequences) using a forward and a backward recognition task. Participants ...