Professor Nicola Dibben - Publications


  • Clarke EF, Dibben N & Pitts S (2009) Music and mind in everyday life. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Dibben N (2009) Björk. Indiana University Press.

Journal articles


  • Dibben N (2017) Music and Environmentalism in Iceland In Holt F & Kärjä A-V (Ed.), The Oxford Handbook of Popular Music in the Nordic Countries Oxford: Oxford University Press. View this article in WRRO
  • Dibben N (2015) Björk creating: Myths of creativity and creation. In Biesenbach K (Ed.), Björk. Mid career retrospective with new commissioned piece for MoMA New York: Museum of Modern Art.
  • Coutinho E, Scherer K & Dibben N (2014) Singing and Emotion In Welch G, Howard DM & Nix J (Ed.), The Oxford Handbook of Singing View this article in WRRO
  • Dibben N (2014) Visualising the App Album with Björk's Biophilia In Vernallis C, Herzog A & Richardson J (Ed.), The Oxford Handbook of Sound and Image in Digital Media (pp. 682-706). Oxford: Oxford University Press. View this article in WRRO
  • Dibben N (2014) Understanding performance expression in popular music recordings In Fabian D, Timmers R & Schubert E (Ed.), Expressiveness in Music Performance: Empirical Approaches Across Styles and Cultures (pp. 117-132). Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Dibben N & Haake A (2013) Music and the construction of space in office-based work settings. In Born G (Ed.), Music, Sound and Space Transformations of Public and Private Experience (pp. 151-168). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • Dibben N (2013) Vocal performance and the projection of emotional authenticity, The Ashgate Research Companion to Popular Musicology (pp. 317-333).
  • Dibben N (2013) Musical materials, perception, and listening, The Cultural Study of Music: A Critical Introduction (pp. 193-203).
  • Dibben N (2009) Vocal Performance and the projection of Emotional Authenticity In Scott DB (Ed.), The Ashgate research companion to popular musicology (pp. 317-334). Ashgate
  • Dibben N (2003) Musical materials, meaning and perception In Clayton M, Herbert T & Middleton R (Ed.), The cultural study of music (pp. 193-203). Routledge
  • Dibben N & Cook N (2001) Musicological approaches to emotion In Juslin PN & Sloboda J (Ed.), Music and emotion (pp. 45-70). Oxford University Press

Conference proceedings papers

  • Dibben N & Witek M (2009) An exploratory study of physiological and emotional responses to groove-based music. International Conference on Music and Emotion. Durham UK, September 2009.
  • Dibben N (2009) Intimate Environments: Auditory spatial perception and the performance of emotion in pop songs". International Conference on Music and Emotion. Durham UK, September 2009.
  • Dibben N (2009) How are emotions in music culturally contingent? A review of eveidence for the cultural and histroical specificity of emotions inducd and represented by music.. ESCOM. Jyvaskyla, Finland, August 2009.
  • Dibben N (2009) Consuming musical bodies: Star image and song personality in vocal performance. The Musical Body: Gestrue Reprsentation and Ergonomics in Performance, Institute of Musical Research. Royal College of Music, 22 April 2009 - 24 April 2009.
  • Dibben N (2009) Understanding Affective Experience with Music: Body, Mind, and the Auditory Environment. Esthetique et Cognition: Theories de l'art et phenomenes cognitifs. Institut D'esthetique des Arts et des Technologies, University of Paris - Sorbonne and CNRS, 4 April 2009.

Edited books

  • Hall Þ, Dibben N, Ingólfsson Á & Mitchell T (Eds.) (2017) Sounds Icelandic. Equinox. View this article in WRRO
  • Timmers R, Dibben N, Eitan Z, Granot R, Metcalfe T, Schiavio A & Williamson V (Eds.) (2015) Proceedings of ICMEM 2015. Sheffield: HRI Online Publications.
  • Ashley R & Timmers R (Ed.) () Routledge companion to music cognition..