Chord stimuli

This zip archive contains the chord stimuli used in the study titled chords convey distinct emotional qualities to both naïve and expert listeners.

chord_stimuli.zip (3.1 Mb)

There are 28 chords, divided into 14 unique chords performed with two timbres (strings and piano). The labelling of the audio files (mp3) is as follows:


Where Chordtype can be

C, Cm, C7, Cm7, Cmaj7, Caug, Cdim


Root, 1stInv, 2ndInv, 3rdInv

and Timbre

P or S (for Piano or Strings)