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Technology: September 2012 Archives

Compose your emotions

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Composers may hope to express a certain feeling with their music. And many people say listening to music can make them feel happy or sad. 

But what -- in essence-- is the sound of emotions? 

Concordia Master of Studio Arts student Erin Gee is trying to answer that question. She's working on a project to create a composition made from the sound of human emotions. 

The sound of a feeling is captured by a very small needle that reads the electrical currents in the subject's nerve. 

Listen to the sound of Erin's anxiety, and hear her interview with Jeanette.
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