Past Event

Brainbeat: Frontiers in the Neuroscience of Music

December 9, 2011
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Recent neuroscience on music's therapeutic and rehabilitative potential.

This workshop will bring together neuroscientists from the New York area and beyond to present their research and methodological approach from a broad, interdisciplinary perspective. Scientists in the field of neuroscience will present and discuss frontiers in music- and rhythm-related perception, cognition, rehabilitation, and neural plasticity.

With scientists from the New York area and beyond: György Buzsáki, Steven Frucht, John Iversen, Lutz Jäncke, Nina Kraus, Isabelle Peretz, Gottfried Schlaug, Sarah Woolley, and Robert Zatorre.
Organized by Academy Director David Freedberg and Academy Fellow Alessia Pannese.