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Evaluating the Impact of Sound Events’ Rhythm Characteristics to Listener’s Valence

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Evaluating the Impact of Sound Events’ Rhythm Characteristics to Listener’s Valence. / Drossos, Konstantinos; Floros, Andreas; Kermanidis, Katia L.

In: Journal of the Audio Engineering Society, Vol. 63, No. 3, 2015, p. 139-153.

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Drossos, K, Floros, A & Kermanidis, KL 2015, 'Evaluating the Impact of Sound Events’ Rhythm Characteristics to Listener’s Valence', Journal of the Audio Engineering Society, vol. 63, no. 3, pp. 139-153.

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Drossos, K., Floros, A., & Kermanidis, K. L. (2015). Evaluating the Impact of Sound Events’ Rhythm Characteristics to Listener’s Valence. Journal of the Audio Engineering Society, 63(3), 139-153.

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Drossos K, Floros A, Kermanidis KL. Evaluating the Impact of Sound Events’ Rhythm Characteristics to Listener’s Valence. Journal of the Audio Engineering Society. 2015;63(3):139-153.

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Drossos, Konstantinos ; Floros, Andreas ; Kermanidis, Katia L. / Evaluating the Impact of Sound Events’ Rhythm Characteristics to Listener’s Valence. In: Journal of the Audio Engineering Society. 2015 ; Vol. 63, No. 3. pp. 139-153.

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