Curr Biol. 2023 May 22;33(10):R418-R420. doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2023.03.086.
Native speakers of tonal languages show enhanced musical melody perception but diminished rhythm abilities. This effect has now been rigorously demonstrated in a new study that tested the musical IQ of half a million human participants across the globe.
PMID:37220737 | DOI:10.1016/j.cub.2023.03.086