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Tonal languages are the key to perfect pitch

Tonal languages are the key to perfect pitch

作者:冯腥蛴  时间:2019-03-08 11:02:11  人气:

By Hazel Muir IF YOU want your child to have perfect pitch like musical maestros Mozart and Chopin, then start them early on Mandarin or Vietnamese lessons. The likelihood of developing perfect pitch seems to be strongly linked to the language people speak, confirming that children can pick up the ability when they are very young. Estimates suggest that perfect pitch is very rare in the US and Europe, with only about 1 in 10,000 people being able to hear a single tone and identify it as middle C,