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    Music on My Brain: A Conversation with Daniel J. Levitin and Rosanne Cash

    Presented by at Museum of Science Boston

    October 21, 2009

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    Music on My Brain: A Conversation with Daniel J. Levitin and Rosanne Cash

    How does music evoke our emotions? Why does music play such an important role in our lives? Join us for a noteworthy evening with cognitive scientist Daniel Levitin (author of This is Your Brain on Music and The World in Six Songs) and Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter Rosanne Cash. Levitin is a rock star of science who has worked with Sting, David Byrne, and others. Cash, who has been performing, recording, and writing songs for 30...

    How does music evoke our emotions? Why does music play such an important role in our lives? Join us for a noteworthy evening with cognitive scientist Daniel Levitin (author of This is Your Brain on Music and The World in Six Songs) and Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter Rosanne Cash. Levitin is a rock star of science who has worked with Sting, David Byrne, and others. Cash, who has been performing, recording, and writing songs for 30 years and is the daughter of the legendary Johnny Cash, underwent brain surgery in 2007 and brings a unique perspective to music on our minds.


    Museum of Science Boston

    1 Science Park
    Boston, MA 02114

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    Fee: $25, including post-program reception. Purchase tickets in person at the Museum box office, by phone at 617-723-2500, or online at mos.org/adults.


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    7:00 pm

    Phone: 617/723-2500

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    The Museum's on-site garage provides paid parking for approximately 850 cars on a first-come, first-served basis.



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    • Event Name: Music on My Brain: A Conversation with Daniel J. Levitin and Rosanne Cash
      "Some surprises..."
      Comment posted by: Lee Chambers from Springfield, MA, Oct 22, 2009

      The "Music on my Brain" event at the Museum of Science contained some unexpected moments. Admittedly, it barely touched on some topics that had originally been promised (how music heals the body,... Expand

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