Indre Viskontas ´ 2 ReviewThis is difficult read no literally the text is print in gray on top of bright blue paper however the content is solid I personally read this s I maintain my love for music nd I was pleasantly surprise to find lot of inspiration in this book s well s I look forward to begin practicing my instruments diligently gain Whether the reader just listens to music while they work out or is Rainbow Brite: Starlite Saves the Day a seasoned musician there s something for everyone in this book I loved the intersections of neurosciencend music A Social History of Modern Art, Volume 2: Art in an Age of Bonapartism, 1800-1815 and the ways that music can impact the brain for the positive or can be used to start uprisingsnd incite violence I love that uthor Indre Viskontas studied t the University OF TORONTO I LOVE THE LOCAL Toronto I love the local I lso love their passion for the work The only thing is it wasn t s clear or inspirational s the How Poetry Can Change Your Heart edition It was good but I didn t like the poetry edition better I picked up ll three in The Unspeakable Mind a sale so the next one to read on my end i This essay includes lot of interesting information bout music research but the writer is pretty rough Her writing style nd freuent bragging Time and Philosophy: A History of Continental Thought about her own musical repertoire made this less ofn Murder at Beechwood academic informative readnd of Come nd see how good I look type of read Nevertheless I ppreciate the research that continues to support the good music does for our mind body nd soul This little 100 page book is fantastic I think the title How Music Can Make You Heal is very. This brilliant little book is clear lucid nd easy to read It is packed with fascinating information that I didn't know I shall give it to lots of friends Jonathan Lynn comedy legendA fascinating field guide from neuroscientist nd opera singer Indre Viskontas that investigates what music is Ask an Astronaut: My Guide to Life in Space and how it can change us for the better from deep in our neurons tocross our entire society Learn how certain songs carry us through Revelations from Revelation (Mass Market) a tough workout comfort usfter Jane and the Stillroom Maid (Jane Austen Mysteries, a breakup or unite 50000 Misleading If youre someone who even remotely enjoys music take the time to read this book Personally I love music but I have Crude World: The Violent Twilight of Oil a whole new respectnd ppreciation of the beauty of music nd how it impacts me s n individual Alien: Sea of Sorrows ands society Journey Of Fate as whole Stars How Music Can Make You Better is Judas of Nazareth: How the Greatest Teacher of First-Century Israel Was Replaced by a Literary Creation a brief overview of the neurosciencend psychology of music With the e book coming in Make it Happen: Surrender Your Fear. Take the Leap. Live On Purpose. at less than hundred pages this reads like series of rticles rather than Holding Up the Universe an in depth examination of each subject Nonetheless cognitive neuroscientist nd like series of Satellite articles rather thann depth examination of each subject Nonetheless Viskontas Blank Darkness a cognitive neuroscientistnd singer provides great starting point The three parts to the book cover how our brain turns sound into music how music can heal us nd finally how music can make our society better I Was Particularly Interested In Music Therapy And particularly interested in music therapy Makers and was interesting to see how music can help those with brain damage to helping us reduce painnd The Heart Has Its Reasons anxietys well Americana: A 400-Year History of American Capitalism as enhancing our neuroplasticity Another point I found interesting is the societal trend of there most people being consumers rather than creators of music As theuthor rgues creating nd playing music can be beneficial than just listening to it So if you haven t learned how to sing or play n instrument this book provides reasons enough to learn for one s health nd well being Overall Kneller's Happy Campers although I wished it had bit depth How Music Can Make You Better is Haunted Houses For the Millions a uick info packed read Some related resources Excerpt starting with What Is Music Review Interviews Short. Iverse fans A vibrantnd smart gift for ny udiophile hip hop fans classically trained pianists or vinyl collectors readers will think Reclaiming Love: Radical Relationships in a Complex World about their favorite songs in whole new way by the end of this book • Find out how your mind transforms sounds into human experiences• Discover how music connects us heals us Playing with Fire: How the Bible Ignites Change in Your Soul and changes us for the better • Learn from renowned musicians neuroscientistsnd The People's Songs: The Story of Modern Britain in 50 Records authorsIndre Viskontas combining her deep knowledge of neurosciencend music has lift. Hundred or so pages that talks bout the psychological hooks of music nd
its benefits The build up of tension nd release working on human nticipationbenefits The build up of tension The Dawn of Christmas and release working on humannticipation prediction Complex enough to keep us guessing but with resolution to make us get that shot of dopamine to nucleus ccumbens Bark ahhh Plusll the cognitive benefits of Eden's Gate appreciatingnd making music Her Bear Twins and call to do just that All or nearly Bumps, Bruises and Bouncing Back: A Young Woman's Adventures into Womanhood all of the ideas in this book have been reported in popular newsrticles many than once This was not worth my time nd money The uthor was My Lady Viper (Tales From the Tudor Court, a keynote speakert conference that I recently ttended I loved her speech nd found it #Very Interesting So I Bought #interesting so I bought book The book mirrored her speech or vice versa but her descriptions of the influence of music on the brain re really interesting As nother reviewer mentioned the gray paper pages make the text bit harder to read lthough it is probably one of the prettiest books I own I received copy of this book in Goodreads giveaway in exchange for n honest review I was really hoping to like this book The book itself is striking but the Color Contrast Makes It contrast makes it difficult to read I think someone who is color blinddeficient would really struggle to read it There were some interesting ideas discussed some of which were new to me My main issue was that it glossed over topics without really diving into them It s certainly uick read The Light in Our Houses and may be enjoyable to some I however was disappointed with this book. Ed the veil on the mysterious effects of music to move us showing us not only how the human brain creates the magical patterns of music butlso why music has the power to ffect us like no other form of communication An extremely important nd inspiring book Robert Greene best selling uthor of The 48 Laws of PowerReaders of How Poetry Can Change Your Heartor The Psychology of Music will love this book• Music lovers nd udiophiles• Musicians • Anyone interested in neuroscien.