Musical minds with Dr. Oliver Sacks
(DVD)

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[Boston] : PBS Home Video, 2009.
Format
DVD
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (ca. 56 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Rating
Not rated.
Status
Main Library - Media  1 available
DVD 781.11 Mus

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Language
English
ISBN
9781593759049, 1593759045
UPC
783421432093

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Participants/Performers
Narrated and presented by Alan Yentob.
Date/Time and Place of Event
Originally broadcast by BBC1 June 3, 2008 as part of Imagine. Broadcast in the US in 2009 as part of Nova.
Description
Can the power of music make the brain come alive? Dr. Oliver Sacks, author of Musicophilia: tales of music and the brain, is involved with this study as Nova follows four individuals: Matt Giordano (United States), Derek Paravicini (England), Anne Barker (Ireland), and Tony Cicoria (United States) to investigate music's strange, surprising, and still unexplained power over the human mind. While these extraordinary stories offer examples of music's unquestionable power over the mind, scientists have yet to fully understand what happens in the brain as we experience music. In an effort to unravel the mystery, Nova puts Sacks himself into a functional MRI machine for two experiments.
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Not rated.
System Details
DVD, widescreen (16:9) presentation (enhanced); Dolby Digital stereo., NTSC.
Language
Closed-captioned; described for the visually impaired.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Murdock, R., Lockwood, L., Yentob, A., & Sacks, O. (2009). Musical minds: with Dr. Oliver Sacks . PBS Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Ryan. Murdock et al.. 2009. Musical Minds: With Dr. Oliver Sacks. [Boston]: PBS Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Ryan. Murdock et al.. Musical Minds: With Dr. Oliver Sacks [Boston]: PBS Home Video, 2009.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Murdock, Ryan., Louise Lockwood, Alan Yentob, and Oliver Sacks. Musical Minds: With Dr. Oliver Sacks PBS Home Video, 2009.

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