How we judge musicians: Chia-Jung Tsay experiment suggests movement and looks matter more than sound.

Musicians’ Moves Matter More Than Their Sound

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Musicians’ Moves Matter More Than Their Sound (VIDEO)

The findings were surprising to the author, social psychologist, and acclaimed pianist Chia-Jung Tsay, who noted, “as a classical musician, I was somewhat disturbed.”

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