Swinging in the brain: shared neural substrates for behaviors related to sequencing and music

  title={Swinging in the brain: shared neural substrates for behaviors related to sequencing and music},
  author={Petr Janata and Scott T. Grafton},
  journal={Nature Neuroscience},
Music consists of precisely patterned sequences of both movement and sound that engage the mind in a multitude of experiences. We move in response to music and we move in order to make music. Because of the intimate coupling between perception and action, music provides a panoramic window through which we can examine the neural organization of complex behaviors that are at the core of human nature. Although the cognitive neuroscience of music is still in its infancy, a considerable behavioral… 

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