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Why Some People See Sound

Why Some People See Sound | The World Of Synesthesia | Scoop.it

"Some people may actually see sounds, say researchers who found this odd ability is possible when the parts of the brain devoted to vision are small.

 

These findings points to a clever strategy the brain might use when vision is unreliable, investigators added."

 

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playalongjon's curator insight, June 17, 2013 5:07 PM

An experience to be remembered !

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Synesthesia: A fusion of your senses | The West Georgian

There are currently 54 different examples of synesthesia combinations. People with synesthesia experience the world on several levels: numbers have personalities; they can taste words; they see colors when they hear music ...
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The Music Digest: The Sounds of Colour: A look at Synaesthesia in Relation to Music and Colour

The Music Digest: The Sounds of Colour: A look at Synaesthesia in Relation to Music and Colour | The World Of Synesthesia | Scoop.it

..... synaesthesia can be described as people having 'hallucinations'. A hallucination roughly speaking is usually an error of the brain in its interpretation of the mass of sense-data, which our senses send to the brain.

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Association of Color with a Series: Grapheme > Color synesthesia ...

Association of Color with a Series: Grapheme > Color synesthesia ... | The World Of Synesthesia | Scoop.it
Synesthesia does not always mean a crossing of senses. In some types of synesthesia, terms of any sort can be associated with colors, shapes, and textures. Letters of the alphabet, numbers, days of the week, months of ...
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Fantastic: Do you have synesthesia ??

I still to remember, when I was school student, I asked my friends about the color's figures, because I have been felling that the figures have diffrent colors in my imagination. for example, 1 has a blue color, 5 has a red color, ...
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Colour synaesthesia aura

Colour synaesthesia aura | The World Of Synesthesia | Scoop.it
Synaesthesia is a joining together of sensations that are normally experienced separately. Some synaesthetes experience colours when they hear or read words, whilst others may experience tastes, smells, shapes or touches in almost any ...
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the solitude of surfaces: synesthesia

the solitude of surfaces: synesthesia | The World Of Synesthesia | Scoop.it
Quite independent of the innovations of Arnold Schoenberg, Scriabin developed an increasingly atonal musical system, accorded to mysticism, that presaged twelve-tone composition and other serial music.
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Seeing color in sounds has genetic link

When Julian Asher listens to an orchestra, he doesn't just hear music; he also sees it. The sounds of a violin make him see a rich burgundy color, shiny and fluid like a red wine, while a cello's...
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Synesthesia - Seeing Sounds and Hearing Colors

In spatial-sequence, or number form synesthesia, numbers, months of the year, and/or days of the week elicit precise locations in space (for example, 1970 may be "farther away" than 1980), or may have a (three-dimensional) ...
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The New Inquiry - The Color and the Sound

The New Inquiry - The Color and the Sound | The World Of Synesthesia | Scoop.it
RT @newinquiry: Erik den Breejen’s pop synesthesia and the Beach Boys’ SMiLE: http://t.co/kKNziLo7...
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Synesthesia | Liquid Tension Music

Synesthesia | Liquid Tension Music | The World Of Synesthesia | Scoop.it
So what does synesthesia mean? It's a sensation that normally occurs in one sense modality occurs when another modality is stimulated. I have been experiencing synesthesia with music and sound all the time.
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Sharing my reflections: Have you ever heard a smell?

Synesthesia. Does it ring a bell with you? We all have 5 senses and they operate independently of one another. But there are people whose senses are combined in such a way that they can e.g. taste sound, see coloured ...
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le projet d'amour: synesthesia & the way we see colour

le projet d'amour: synesthesia & the way we see colour | The World Of Synesthesia | Scoop.it
I believe I might indeed have synesthesia, although my only symptoms are that I see numbers in colour and place numbers and years in a spacial order. For years, it's as if I was standing at the top of a mountain, representing ...
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Kathryn, et al. - Types of Synesthesia

The types of sounds that evoke responses may vary according to the individual - some only respond to music, while for others a car alarm or door bell may trigger their synesthesia. 3. Number forms. Where individuals have a ...
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A Reel of Primary Colors | Psychology Today

A Reel of Primary Colors | Psychology Today | The World Of Synesthesia | Scoop.it
In addition to this very rare form of motion to color synesthesia, Ms. Spanos also has colored letters, numbers, days of the week and spatial sequence synesthesia with a calendar shaped in space where each month has a ...
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Symptoms - Short film : New Version http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SOwDCYlZNIY

Symptoms - Short film : New Version http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SOwDCYlZNIY | The World Of Synesthesia | Scoop.it
Plot:One man's insight on world who affected by synesthesia disorder Synesthesia who can see sounds , smell colors, taste shapes (if subtitle not shown up click "CC" at bottom of youtube video player)...
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SKY PICNIC Synesthesia music review by Conor Fynes

SKY PICNIC Synesthesia music review by Conor Fynes | The World Of Synesthesia | Scoop.it
SKY PICNIC Synesthesia music review by Conor Fynes.
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Synesthesia: Seeing the world differently | Teach Fish to Swim

Well, at least a form of it. It seems like the color ones would be the coolest to have, especially when hearing music, but mine is just related to ordering things spatially. I have what is called "sequence space synesthesia.
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COLERIDGE AND SYNESTHESIA: AN INTRODUCTION | Micah ...

Although I have certainly never perceived “a light in sound,” there is indeed a co-presence of light and sound in some people's experiences. This phenomenon, the mixing of multiple senses into a single sensual response, is called synesthesia ...
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Colour Psychology -- Synaesthesia

Colour Psychology -- Synaesthesia | The World Of Synesthesia | Scoop.it
One of the strangest of phenomena under the heading of colour psychology is that of synaesthesia. Synesthesia ... For example, among people who see letters as colored, there is not a set color for each letter from person to person.
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Video Planeta » Blog Archive » Bach, Toccata and Fugue in D minor ...

I have synesthesia, and this is a similar phenomenon I experience whenever I listen to music – it's a form of spatial sequence synesthesia. :). 14. smalin. @darrylprojectile Yeah, sure, buddy, and I'm the reincarnation ...
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Hearing Music in Color: Time for a Little History Lesson

Hearing Music in Color: Time for a Little History Lesson | The World Of Synesthesia | Scoop.it
There is no concrete way to diagnose synesthesia; Synesthetes often reported symptoms for their synesthesia that differed from other synesthetes, or would report a completely different combination of senses.
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Synesthesia, Can You Hear The Colours?

Synesthesia, Can You Hear The Colours? | The World Of Synesthesia | Scoop.it
There seems to be some scientific merit in the idea that Synesthesia is connected in some way to clairvoyance and premonitions, among other things.
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Synesthesia Spotlight: 3 Visualizations of Music

Synesthesia Spotlight: 3 Visualizations of Music | The World Of Synesthesia | Scoop.it
What Vivaldi has to do with motion graphics, John Coltrane and skyscrapers of color.

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Sakis Koukouvis's comment, December 10, 2011 3:31 AM
Excellent. Thanks
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yes and yes: True Story: I Have Synaesthesia

yes and yes: True Story: I Have Synaesthesia | The World Of Synesthesia | Scoop.it
The most common type is grapheme—color, where no matter what color letters are written/printed in, the synesthete will see them a certain color. For example, this sentence appears as all black to us, but to someone with this ...
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