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Zatorre, R.J. (1985) Discrimination and recognition of tonal melodies after unilateral cerebral excisions. Neuropsychologia, 23, 31-41.
Zatorre, R.J. (1988) Pitch perception of complex tones and human temporal-lobe function. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 84, 566-572.
Zatorre, R.J. and Beckett, C. (1989). Multiple coding strategies in the retention of musical tones by possessors of absolute pitch. Memory & Cognition, 17, 582-589.
Zatorre, R.J. (1989) Perceptual asymmetry on the dichotic fused words test and cerebral speech lateralization determined by the carotid Amytal test. Neuropsychologia, 27, 1207-1219.
Zatorre, R.J. (1989) Unimpaired absolute pitch ability after left-temporal lobectomy. Cortex, 25, 567-580.
Samson, S. and Zatorre, R.J. (1991). Recognition memory for text and melody of songs after unilateral temporal-lobe lesion: evidence for dual encoding. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory & Cognition, 17, 793-804.
Zatorre, R.J. and Samson, S. (1991). Role of the right temporal neocortex in retention of pitch in auditory short-term memory. Brain, 114, 2403-2417.
Zatorre, R.J., Evans, A.C., Meyer, E., and Gjedde, A. (1992) Lateralization of phonetic and pitch processing in speech perception. Science, 256, 846-849.
Samson, S. and Zatorre, R.J. (1992) Learning and retention of melodic and verbal information after unilateral temporal lobectomy. Neuropsychologia, 30, 815-826.
Zatorre, R.J. and Halpern, A.R. (1993) Effect of unilateral temporal-lobe excision on perception and imagery of songs. Neuropsychologia, 31, 221-232.
Samson, S. and Zatorre, R.J. (1994) Contribution of the right temporal lobe to musical timbre discrimination. Neuropsychologia, 32, 231-240.
Zatorre, R.J., Evans, A.C. and Meyer, E. (1994) Neural mechanisms underlying melodic perception and memory for pitch. Journal of Neuroscience, 14, 1908-1919.
Klein, D., Zatorre, R.J., Milner, B.M., Meyer, E., and Evans, A.C. (1994) Left putaminal activation when speaking a second language: evidence from PET. NeuroReport, 5, 2295-2297.
Klein, D., Milner, B., Zatorre, R.J., Evans, A.C., and Meyer, E. (1995) The neural substrates underlying word generation: a bilingual functional imaging study. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (U.S.A.), 92, 2899-2903.
Mondor, T.A. and Zatorre, R.J. (1995) Shifting and focusing auditory spatial attention. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception & Performance, 21, 387-409.
Zatorre, R.J., Ptito, A. & Villemure, J.-G. (1995) Preserved auditory spatial localization following cerebral hemispherectomy. Brain, 118, 879-889.
Zatorre, R.J., Halpern, A.R., Perry, D.W., Meyer, E. and Evans, A.C. (1996) Hearing in the mind's ear: A PET investigation of musical imagery and perception. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 8, 29-46.
Zatorre, R.J., Meyer, E., Gjedde, A., and Evans, A.C. (1996) PET studies of phonetic processing of speech: Review, replication, and re-analysis. Cerebral Cortex, 6, 21-30.
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