Laurel Trainor

Dr. Laurel Trainor

Professor Department of Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour, McMaster University

Director Auditory Development Lab, McMaster University

Publications

Title Source (Journal/Book/Conference) Authors/Presenters Published On Type
Neuromagnetic beta-band oscillation for rhythmic processing induced by subjectively accented structure Journal of the Acoustical Society of America Fujioka T, Trainor LJ, Ross B 1386565200 Presentation
Neuromagnetic beta-band oscillation for meter processing induced by tapping to subjectively accented structure Fujioka TTrochidis KRoss BTrainor LJ 1378872000 Presentation
Neuromagnetic beta-band oscillation for rhythmic meter processing induced by listening to objectively accented structure Ross BTrochidis KFujioka TTrainor LJ 1378872000 Presentation
Internalized timing of isochronous sounds is represented in neuromagnetic beta oscillations The Journal of Neuroscience Fujioka T, Trainor L, Large EW, Ross B 1328072400 Journal Article
Gamma-band synchronization in the temporal lobe indexes metronome timing and its subdivision Fujioka T, Trainor L, Large E, Ross B 1303790400 Presentation
Development of auditory-specific brain rhythm in infants European Jounal of Neuroscience Fujioka T, Mourad N, Trainor LJ 1288238400 Journal Article
Comparison of artifact correction methods for infant EEG applied to extraction of event-related potential signals Clinical Neurophysiology Fujioka T, Mourad N, He C, Trainor L 1277870400 Journal Article
Why music moves us: Parallel motor networks in beta and high-gamma neuromagnetic oscillation actived according to the tempo of regularly repeating sounds. Fujioka T, Trainor L, Large E, Ross B 1271476800 Presentation
Neural representation of transposed melody in infants at 6 months of age Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences Tew S, Fujioka T, He C, Trainor L 1266469200 Journal Article
Beta and gamma rhythms in human auditory cortex during musical beat processing Annals of the New York Academy of Science Fujioka T, Trainor LJ, Large EW, Ross B 1246507200 Journal Article
Domain-specific and domain-general effects of musical experience in young children Neuroscience of Music, Montreal 2008 Trainor LJ, Corrigall K, Fujioka T 1212897600 Presentation
Aging and musical expertise on melodic encoding in auditory cortex Cognitive Neuroscience Society Fujioka T, Trainor LJ, Picton TW, Ross B 1208059200 Presentation
Music training leads to the development of timbre-specific gamma band activity Neuroimage Shahin AJ, Roberts LE, Chau W, Trainor LJ, Miller LM 1203570000 Journal Article
Simultaneous pitches are encoded separately in auditory cortex: an MMNm study. Neuroreport Fujioka T, Trainor LJ, Ross B 1202792400 Journal Article
Time courses of cortical beta and gamma-band activity during listening to metronome sounds in different tempi 156th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America Fujioka T, Large E, Trainor L, Ross B 1199163600 Presentation
One year of musical training affects development of auditory cortical-evoked fields in young children Brain Fujioka T, Ross B, Kakigi R, Pantev C, Trainor LJ 1159675200 Journal Article
Occasional changes in sound location enhance middle latency evoked responses Brain Research Sonnadara RR, Alain C, Trainor LJ, 1141362000 Journal Article
Effects of spatial separation and stimulus probability on the event-related potentials elicited by occasional changes in sound location Brain Research Sonnadara RR, Alain C, Trainor LJ 1138942800 Journal Article
Modulation of P2 auditory-evoked responses by the spectral complexity of musical sounds NeuroReport Shahin A, Roberts LE, Pantev C, Trainor LJ, Ross B 1131339600 Journal Article
Automatic encoding of polyphonic melodies in musicians and nonmusicians Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience Fujioka T, Trainor LJ, Ross B, Kakigi R, Pantev C 1104555600 Journal Article
Musical training enhances automatic encoding of melodic contour and interval structure Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience Fujioka T, Trainor LJ, Ross B, Kakigi R, Pantev C 1088654400 Journal Article
Auditory memory trace encodes polyphonic melody 14th International Conference on Biomagnetism Fujioka T, Trainor LJ, Ross B, Kakigi R, Picton TW, Pantev C 1072933200 Presentation
Music and learning-induced cortical plasticity Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences Pantev C, Ross B, Fujioka T, Trainor LJ, Schulte M, Schulz M 1041397200 Book Chapter
MMN elicited by changes in sound location is moderated by location and probability of the occasional stimulus PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGY Sonnadara RR, Alain C, Trainor LJ 1038718800 Abstract
Automatic and controlled processing of melodic contour and interval information measured by electrical brain activity Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience Trainor LJ, McDonald KL, Alain C 1017637200 Journal Article
Electrical brain activity associated with automatic and controlled processing of melodic contour and interval Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences Trainor LJ, McDonald K, Alain C 978325200 Journal Article
Electrical brain activity associated with automatic and controlled processing of melodic contour and interval Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences Trainor LJ, McDonald KL, Alain C 975646800 Presentation
Musical pitch processing: Changes in melodic interval and contour elicit early mismatch negativity responses ANNALS OF THE NEW YORK ACADEMY OF SCIENCES Trainor LJ, McDonald K, Alain C 958795200 Abstract

Academic Appointments

  • 2010–Present: Professor, Department of Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour, McMaster University
  • 2010–Present: Director, Auditory Development Lab, McMaster University

Contact

Laurel J. Trainor, Professor
Department of Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour
McMaster University, 1280 Main St. W.
Hamilton, Ontario, CANADA, L8S 4K1 Phone: (905) 525-9140 x23007 Email: ljt@mcmaster.ca Fax: (905) 529-6225