Sound of Music or Sound of Silence: Why We Find Music Rewarding

Why does music hold such an important place in our lives? Insights from neuroscience.
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More than a feeling – insights from brain research on the aesthetic experience of music

Most of us have experienced aesthetic reactions to music– everyone knows how it feels to react to a song so emotionally that you get goosebumps and think “This music is so beautiful.” Continue reading More than a feeling – insights from brain research on the aesthetic experience of music