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Sweet Beats: The Science of Music

Sunday, April 29, 2012, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Mitchell Auditorium, 3128 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104
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Step into the world of waves, scales, and beats with a cosmologist, a neuroscientist, and a computer engineer, each of whom has a unique understanding of music. They will explain the building blocks of music and examine how our brains comprehend music. Smartphone apps will illustrate these building blocks in action as during a series of jazz improvisations.

Speakers: Dr. Stephon Alexander, Haverford College; Dr. Youngmoo E. Kim, Drexel University; Aniruddh D. Patel, Ph.D., The Neurosciences Institute

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