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Abstract: An investigation into whether changing the fundamental "structure" of the rhythm might be the cause of change in level of consciousnes, expressed by automatic movement. State of consciousnes is defined, thereby touching upon such concepts as regression, trance and posession. The study draws on two examples 1. A group improvisation - music/movement - among fellow students 2. Dance of the Feticheur MA collected during field work in the Central African Republic.
Keyword(s): rhythmic-stimuli, rhythmic-ability.