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Review: This Is Your Brain on Music: The Science of a Human Obsession

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I think it could have gone more in depth in some areas - but overall a good introduction to how sounds and music affect our brains. Read full review

Review: This Is Your Brain on Music: The Science of a Human Obsession

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Very good non-fiction. I love music, and love brain science, so this doesn't disappoint. Read full review

Review: This Is Your Brain on Music: The Science of a Human Obsession

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I read this book for a college class and it inspired me to write my undergraduate thesis on Music Therapy and its effect on depression. Levitin does a good job simplifying complicated neuroscience so ... Read full review

Review: This Is Your Brain on Music: The Science of a Human Obsession

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This work hits home runs on a number of levels. It is placed on a junction between art and science that is very appealing. My own background and interest falls just there, similar to the description ... Read full review

Review: This Is Your Brain on Music: The Science of a Human Obsession

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Fascinating bridge between the musical creation process and our perception and enjoyment of it. 1/1.5/Paris/8Jan12 Read full review

Review: This Is Your Brain on Music: The Science of a Human Obsession

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think an audiobook version would enhance experience! Read full review

Review: This Is Your Brain on Music: The Science of a Human Obsession

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Some very interesting chapters ... some less so ... but all in all, a worthwhile read. Read full review

Review: This Is Your Brain on Music: The Science of a Human Obsession

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I found this informational book extremely fascinating. The author alone is pretty cool and writes in a way that had me running to Napster over and over to listen to examples. Read full review

Review: This Is Your Brain on Music: The Science of a Human Obsession

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Fascinating look into the brain's intepretation of basic chord progression, minor/major chords, consonance/dissonance, etc. Read full review

Review: This Is Your Brain on Music: The Science of a Human Obsession

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Review from the PFS Book Club... What I Liked: For a science book that had to deal with two horribly advanced sets of terminology (music terms and anatomy terms), this book was utterly readable. From ... Read full review


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