Music, Language, and Emotional Expression

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Music, Language, and Emotional Expression
Episode 4 of Music and the Brain

2015
32 mins

What makes a piece of music sound sad? Or joyful? Or angry? Why does music have expressive power beyond words? Explore the different ways that music conveys emotion. Test your own responses to musical passages composed...

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Aniruddh Patel Ph.D.