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Published: 19 October 2006

344 Pages | 35 line illus., 10 b/w photographs & 11 color photographs

ISBN: 9780199298723

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Music, Motor Control and the Brain

Edited by Eckart Altenmüller, Jurg Kesselring, and Mario Wiesendanger

  • The first book to explore the neural bases of musicians' motor actions, examining these functions across a range of instrumental types and performance situations
  • Presents state of the art research showing how long term involvement in music can affect the brain
  • Explores the motor problems that frequently occur in later life amongst professional musicians, and possible therapies

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