May 15, 2018
The Music of Silence
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-10-08 - Publisher: Harper Collins
You don't have to be an opera fan to appreciate this beautifully written memoir by world-famous tenor Andrea Bocelli. Born among the vineyards of Tuscany, Bocelli was still an infant when he developed glaucoma. Music filtering into his room soothed the unsettled child. By the age of twelve he was
Music, Language, and the Brain
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: OUP USA
In the first comprehensive study of the relationship between music and language from the standpoint of cognitive neuroscience, Aniruddh D. Patel challenges the widespread belief that music and language are processed independently. Since Plato's time, the relationship between music and language has attracted interest and debate from a wide range
The Wicked Deep
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-06 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Three sisters, drowned as witches in Sparrow, Oregon, in the 1800s, return each summer for revenge but Penny, seventeen, is determined to stop them to save the boy she loves.
This is Your Brain on Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Penguin
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.