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A Musician's Guide to the Human Brain

UNCG Author/Contributor (non-UNCG co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
Donald A. Hodges, Covington Distinguished Professor of Music Education and Director of the Music Research Institute (Creator)
Institution
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG )
Web Site: http://library.uncg.edu/

Abstract: In recent years there has been a tremendous upsurge in the interest musicians have shown in the brain. Consider these titles as just one indication; Music and the Brain: Studies in the Neurology of Music (Critchley and Hensen, 1977); Art Education and Brain Research (Regelski, 1978); "Neurophysiology and Musical Behavior" (in Handbook of Music Psychology, Hodges, 1980); Music, Mind, and Brain: The Neuropsychology of Music (Clynes, 1982). In addition, numerous research studies on music and the brain have been published in both music and nonmusic journals.

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Publication
Update: Applications of Research in Music Education, 1:4, 14-18. Reprinted in The Southwestern Musician. 1984, 53:2, 22-26.
Language: English
Date: 1983
Keywords
music, neurology, music psychology, music education, neurophysiology