This Is Your Brain On Music

Author: Daniel J. Levitin
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101218914
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Drawing on the latest research and on musical examples ranging from Mozart to Duke Ellington to Van Halen, he reveals: • How composers produce some of the most pleasurable effects of listening to music by exploiting the way our brains ...

This Is Your Brain On Music

Author: Daniel J. Levitin
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ISBN: 9781439559802
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A scientific exploration of the relationship between the mind and music draws on recent findings in the fields of neuroscience and evolutionary psychology to discuss such topics as the sources of musical tastes, the brain's discernible ...

This Is Your Brain On Music

Author: Daniel J. Levitin
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780525949695
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Explores the relationship between the mind and music by drawing on recent findings in the fields of neuroscience and evolutionary psychology to discuss topics such as the sources of musical tastes and the brain's responses to music.

The World In Six Songs

Author: Daniel J. Levitin
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101043455
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The author of the New York Times bestseller This Is Your Brain on Music reveals music’s role in the evolution of human culture in this thought-provoking book that “will leave you awestruck” (The New York Times).

The Organized Mind

Author: Daniel Levitin
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0241965799
Size: 38.69 MB
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This book will take you through every aspect of modern life, from healthcare to online dating to raising kids, showing that the secret to success is always organization.

Music Language And The Brain

Author: Aniruddh D. Patel
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 0195123751
Size: 32.72 MB
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TABLE OF CONTENTS Chapter 1: Introduction Chapter 2: Sound elements: pitch and timbre Chapter 3: Rhythm Chapter 4: Melody Chapter 5: Syntax Chapter 6: Meaning Chapter 7: Evolution Afterword References

The Power Of Music

Author: Elena Mannes
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 0802778291
Size: 23.14 MB
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The Power of Music follows visionary researchers and accomplished musicians to the crossroads of science and culture, to discover: how much of our musicality is learned and how much is innate?

This Is Your Brain On Music

Author: Daniel J. Levitin
Publisher: Atlantic Books Ltd
ISBN: 0857895141
Size: 33.86 MB
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Music is an obsession at the heart of human nature, even more fundamental to our species than language. In This Is Your Brain On Music Levitin offers nothing less than a new way to understand it, and its role in human life.

Brain And Music

Author: Stefan Koelsch
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470683406
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This book offers a comprehensive survey of the current state of knowledge in the cross-disciplinary field of music psychology.