Concert-goers sync up physically and emotionally in fascinating study

Vijay Kumar Malesu

News Medical Life Sciences



In a recent study published in Scientific Reports, researchers examined physiological and motor synchronization in audiences during live classical concerts and explored their correlation with aesthetic experiences and individual personality traits.

The 4E viz. embodied, extended, embedded, and enacted cognitive framework underscores how the mind is interconnected with body movement, environment, and a dynamic interplay between mental anticipation and sensory feedback, challenging the traditional view of cognition as just information processing. (…)