15. October 2013 · Comments Off on The Musical Brain · Categories: Read Online

Playing a piece of music involves the auditory, visual, motor and emotional centers of the brain. In fact, according to Dr. Norman Weinberger, research professor of neurobiology and behavior at the University of California, Irvine, brain scans reveal that there is more activity in the brain during a musical performance than there is during most other activities.

The article is a good read, and includes information about the Harmony Project (see and watch the video below).

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