TABLE 2.

Bayesian Correlations Between Features of Melodies and Participant Ratings of Distinctiveness

Distinctiveness (mean rating)
Variable namerBF10
p.range.4951,289.56**
p.entropy.3219.46
p.std.51133,359.80**
i.abs.range.3217.02**
i.abs.mean.53383,102.15**
i.abs.std.3112.02**
i.mode.5060,233.81**
i.entropy.454,071.45**
tonalness.3680.38**
tonal.clarity−.284.76*
tonal.spike.010.13
int.cont.glob.dir.030.13
int.cont.grad.mean.100.21
int.cont.grad.std.130.29
int.cont.dir.changes−.040.14
step.cont.glob.var.51136,711.05**
step.cont.glob.dir.010.13
step.cont.loc.var.53353,835.32**
poly.coeff1−.160.42
poly.coeff2−.080.17
poly.coeff3.200.80

Note: * indicates substantial support for the hypothesis, ** indicates strong support for the hypothesis.