CD available (Al Bregman )

Subject: CD available
From:    Al Bregman  <bregman(at)HEBB.PSYCH.MCGILL.CA>
Date:    Fri, 16 Feb 1996 19:01:08 -0500

Dear Auditory list members, I have finally shipped copies of my CD to MIT Press. They will be sold both by the Press and myself. Residents of the USA would be better off ordering from the Press, since if the shipment comes from Canada, there is a chance that they may have to pay duty. Residents of other countries may find it equally convenient to order from me, since the duty should be no different and the response time should be quicker: - Al -------------------------------------------------------------- Here is the ordering information: 1. FROM THE MIT PRESS ---------------------------------------- Authors: Albert Bregman & Pierre Ahad Title: "Demonstrations of Auditory Scene Analysis: The Perceptual Organization of Sound." Format: One audio compact disk of 43 tracks, packed together with a 78-page booklet in a double-sized jewel box (plastic case). Price: $25.00 (USA) + shipping & handling. Probably can be ordered from their 800 number: 1-800-356-0343 2. FROM MY LAB ------------------------------------------------- Price: (a) CD & booklet: US dollars: $25.00 Canadian dollars: $35.00 (b) Packaging and postage: To Canada: Canadian dollars: $3.00 To USA: US dollars: $3.00 or Canadian dollars: $4.25 To other countries: US dollars: $4.50 or Canadian dollars: $6.00 Please enclose a money order for the full amount with your order. Packages will be sent by first-class mail unless alternative arrangements have been made beforehand by e-mail. Please include your e-mail or fax number with your order, as well as your mailing address. Order from: Pierre Ahad E-mail: ps67(at) Psychology Department Tel: +1 (514) 398-6111 McGill University Fax: +1 (514) 398-4896 1205 Docteur Penfield Montreal, Quebec Canada H4A 2P1 =============================================================== CONTENTS DIOTIC DEMONSTRATIONS (binaural, mono) SEQUENTIAL INTEGRATION 1 Stream segregation in a cycle of six tones. 2 Pattern recognition, within and across perceptual streams. 3 Loss of rhythmic information as a result of stream segregation. 4 Cumulative effects of repetition on streaming. 5 Segregation of a melody from interfering tones. 6 Segregation of high notes from low ones in a sonata by Telemann. 7 Streaming in East African xylophone music. 8 Effects of a difference between pitch range of the two parts in East African xylophone music. 9 Effects of timbre difference between the two parts in African xylophone music. 10 Stream segregation based on spectral peak position. 11 Stream segregation of vowels. 12 Effects of connectedness on segregation. 13 The effects of stream segregation on the judgment of timing. 14 Stream segregation of high and low bands of noise 15 Competition of frequency separations in the control of grouping. 16 The release of a two-tone target by the capturing of interfering tones. 17 Failure of crossing trajectories to cross perceptually. SPECTRAL INTEGRATION 18 Isolation of a frequency component based on mistuning. 19 Fusion based on common frequency modulation - Illustration 1 20 Fusion by common frequency modulation - Illustration 2 21 Effects of rate of onset on segregation. 22 Rhythmic masking release. 23 Sine-wave speech. 24 Role of frequency micro-modulation in voice perception OLD-PLUS-NEW HEURISTIC 25 Capturing a tonal component out of a mixture. Part 1 26 Capturing a tonal component out of a mixture. Part 2 27 Competition of sequential and simultaneous grouping. 28 Apparent continuity: Tone interrupted by a noise, with increasing noise amplitude 29 Perceptual continuation of a gliding tone through a noise burst. 30 Absence of pitch extrapolation in the restoration of the peaks in a rising and falling tone glide. 31 The picket-fence effect with speech. 32 Homophonic continuity and rise time. 33 Creation of a high-pitched residual by capturing some harmonics from a complex tone. 34 Capturing a low band of noise from a wider band leaving a high band as a residual. 35 Perceptual organization of sequences of narrow-band noises. 36 Capturing a component glide in a mixture of glides. 37 Changing a vowel's quality by capturing a harmonic. DICHOTIC DEMONSTRATIONS (stereo) 38 Streaming by spatial location. 39 Spatial stream segregation and loss of across-stream temporal information. 40 Fusion of left- and right-channel noise bursts, depending on their independence. 41 Effects of a location difference of the parts in East African xylophone music. CALIBRATION 42 Loudness calibration pattern for playback volume. 43 Stereo calibration for left-right balance.

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