TABLE 2. Participant Groups Used in the Main Experiment
Country of ResidenceGroupNumber and genderAge
MaliProfessional percussionists specializing in folk dance musicn = 18, 1 femalemean = 41, range = 27–55
GermanyConservatory students of percussion and professional musiciansn = 14, 3 femalesmean = 32, range = 20–55
BulgariaConservatory students of folk musicn = 12, 3 femalesmean = 23, range = 20–30
BulgariaConservatory students and instructors of Western classical musicn = 26, 13 femalesmean = 33, range = 18–67
TotalN = 70, 20 femalesmean = 33, range = 18–67