You will hear a short lecture. Write a summary for a fellow student who was not present at the lecture. You should write 50 – 70 words. You have 10 minutes to finish this task. Your response will be judged on the quality of your writing and on how well your response presents the key points presented in the lecture.
The given lecture was about Language and music. According to the speaker, we can see that their are evidence between language and music at three levels of analysis. He mentioned the grammar of the language and the grammar of music from Noam Chomsky’s theories. He talked about, both music and language have rhythmic systematic patterns of timing accent and grouping. Both language and music have melody-structured patterns of the pitch. Moreover, he mentioned we can easily make out a lot of emotion from a person’s voice and music.