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The Contest: The Winning Entries for The Music Instinct Theme

Thanks to everyone who entered! We have selected a winner and posted our top 5 choices here, available for listening or to download.

Jul 1st, 2009 | 8 comments

Interview with Daniel Levitin: Live Q&A with Daniel Levitin co-host of The Music Instinct

During the live broadcast of The Music Instinct, Dr. Daniel Levitin, co-host of The Music Instinct will be taking your questions about the show live via Twitter.

Jun 23rd, 2009 | 25 comments

Science: Performance Stage = Science Lab

At the World Science Festival this year, musicians and scientists from The Music Instinct appeared on a panel discussing topics related to music and the human experience.

Jun 15th, 2009 | 3 comments

The Contest: The Winners of the MI Contest, “Noise Reinvented”

The winners of our first contest for The Music Instinct: Science & Song have been chosen and are listed below along with the mp3s of the winning entries.

Jun 9th, 2009 | 1 comment

Interview with Daniel Levitin: Part One

In the first part of this interview with Daniel Levitin, learn about musical memory and the nuerochemicals associated with this form of cognition.

May 21st, 2009 | 3 comments

Cognition: How Music Can Reach the Silenced Brain

Music therapist Concetta M. Tomaino says music seems to able to reach us when movement, memory, speech, and emotion have to all appearances been destroyed by injury or disease.

May 20th, 2009 | 36 comments

Interview with Daniel Levitin: Part Two

In part two of the interview with Daniel Levitin, learn about his take on the purpose of music and different arguments for the evolutionary origin of music.

May 20th, 2009 | 2 comments

Interview with Daniel Levitin: Part Three

In part three of Daniel Levitin's interview, learn about the medical implications of the research investigating the relationships between cognition and music.

May 20th, 2009 | 5 comments

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