Masking and Music – Downwards spread of masking – part 2

The following 4 part series of posts, overviewing the phenomenon of masking, is written for the musician, and not the audiologist.  The first three parts (upwards spread of masking, downwards spread of masking, and temporal masking) relate to the function and structure of the cochlea and associated neural structures, whereas the last part (phase) refers…

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Masking and Music- Upwards spread of masking – part 1

The following 4 part series of blogs overviews the phenomenon of masking. It is written for the musician, and not the audiologist.  The first three parts (upwards spread of masking, downwards spread of masking, and temporal masking) relate to the function and structure of the cochlea and associated neural structures, whereas the last part (phase)…

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