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How Do Brains Make Music? (Part 2)

How can the three pounds of wet tissue inside our skulls create and appreciate the grandeur and psychic power of music? Musical feel, beauty and emotion seem so radically different from networks of neurons and flows of chemicals. What brain structures are involved in music, and how do they work together to construct an integrated appreciation of music? Reversing the explanatory direction, can music help elucidate how the brain works?

 

How Do Brains Make Music? (Part 2)

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