Thank you for showing an interest in these stimuli. I hope you will find them a useful resource. If you decide to use them, either the whole set or parts of the set, presented auditorily or visually, please quote the following paper:

Featherstone, C.R., Waterman, M. G. and Morrison, C. M. (2012) Norming the odd: Creation, norming and validation of a stimulus set for the study of incongruities across music and language, Behavior Research Methods, 44(1), 81-94.

It would also be great to hear any feedback you have, and to know what you intend to do with the stimuli. Feel free to email me with any comments: c.featherstone(at)

Please click the links below to begin downloading the stimuli you are interested in.