**MUSIC STUDY** Is the piano in tune?

University of Toronto Scarborough, Music Cognition Lab

You will be presented with the sounds and images of chords, and identify whether a piano sounds in or out of tune.

Your Impact

This study is exploring how musicians process music and respond to musical stimuli.

Eligibility Criteria

Female, Male

At least 18 years old

Musical Training

Read music in treble clef

No hearing impairment

No (non-correctable) visual impairment

Study Tasks

Tuning judgements of piano chords
Music Background Questionnaire
View music notation
Listen to piano notes


This study has been approved by the University of Toronto Ethics Board.


Perfect Pitch
Absolute Pitch

Activity and Time


Observational Study

Weeknights, Weekdays

45 minute(s) - 1 hour(s) per session

1 session(s)



Study Address

1265 Military Trail Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M1C 1A5

Posting date: Jun 14, 2019

Earn $10