Sense of Rhythm
sann0418 at sable.ox.ac.uk
Fri Feb 14 20:29:44 EST 1997
> : > What could cause someone to lose their sense of rhythm?? A pretty
> : > broad question I know, but I'm interested in what the different responses
> : > might be. Also, if there are any medical/neurological books which deal
> : > with the human sense of rhythm; please let me know!
A lesion of the suprachiasmatic nucleus of the hypothalamus perhaps?
I dunno. Just thought I'd post something for the sake of it. I wonder if
it may have anything to do with amusia? ...or is that only concerned with
the appreciation of music specifically and not rhythm?
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