April 1, 2023 1:44 am

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Why do some songs send chills down your spine or give you goosebumps? We discover the science of how music induces awe — and how that impacts our properly-becoming.
Episode summary:

In the final episode of our awe series, Dacher explores the mysteries of how music inspires awe and can transport us to an additional space and time with sound alchemist Laura Inserra. Later, we hear from the scientist who showed how awe-inspiring songs modify the way we believe and really feel.

This is the final episode in our specific series The Science of Awe. Verify out the final 4 releases in our feed for Happiness Breaks that will assistance guide you to practical experience additional awe in your life, and episodes of The Science of Happiness about the other profound strategies that awe impacts — and additional locations to uncover it.

Our host, Dacher Keltner, has a new book out about awe. It is referred to as Awe: The New Science of Daily Wonder and How It Can Transform Your Life. Understand additional right here: https://tinyurl.com/3uzk8m5r

Today’s guests:

Laura Inserra is an instrumentalist, composer, producer, and a teacher who performs with music to assistance persons tap into a sense of awe.

Stick to Laura on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/laura_inserra/

Stick to Laura on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/laurainserra

Verify out Laura’s web site: https://www.laurainserra.com
Qihao Ji is an assistant professor of Communication at Marist College

Understand additional about Ji and his operate: https://www.marist.edu/communication-arts/faculty/qihao-ji
Sources from The Higher Superior Science Center:

How Music Bonds us Collectively: https://tinyurl.com/5x5xxnmz

Exactly where Music and Empathy Converge in the Brain https://tinyurl.com/84sep62v

How Quite a few Feelings Can Music Make You Really feel: https://tinyurl.com/8pxud5bt
Extra Sources About Awe and Music

Bluefield Every day Telegraph – Music: A sense of Awe and Admiration: https://tinyurl.com/5eyc4ehw

NYT – How a Bit of Awe Can Boost Your Well being: https://tinyurl.com/4zdzcusk

Yamaha Music- The Science of Awe (And Why It Matters): https://tinyurl.com/4njv9mpb
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