What You See is What You Get
If you filmed your next show, and then had some people judge your performance by watching it with the sound off, would they say you are a good band or a bad band?
I can almost hear the ‘it’s all about the music’ crowd now, scoffing at this.
Well, it’s time for a reality check. A study came out recently that found musicians are mostly judged by the way they look!
The study, conducted by Chia-Jung Tsay of University College London said that even though people consistently report that sound is the most important source of information in evaluating performance in music, her findings demonstrated that “people actually depend primarily on visual information when making judgments about music performance.”
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