Distinguished Seminars in Neuroscience and Pharmacology

 

Department of Neuroscience and Pharmacology, University of Copenhagen

Held monthly during semesters - each last Wednesday

October and November 2011

   

 

October 26, 2011, Panum Institute

 

Music in the brain: Pitch, plasticity, imagery and emotion

   

Robert J. Zatorre

Montreal Neurological Institute
& BRAMS Laboratory, McGill University, Montreal, Canada

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

        Robert Zatorre and Ron Kupers 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Robert J. Zatorre - selected references

Salimpoor, V. N., Benovoy, M., Larcher, K., Dagher, A., & Zatorre, R. J. (2011). Anatomically distinct dopamine release during anticipation and experience of peak emotion to music. Nature Neuroscience, 14, 257-262.

Hyde, K. L., Lerch, J. P., Zatorre, R. J., Griffiths, T. D., Evans, A. C., & Peretz, I. (2007). Cortical thickness in congenital amusia: when less is better than more. Journal of Neuroscience, 27, 13028-13032.

Zatorre, R. J., Chen, J. L., & Penhune, V. B. (2007). When the brain plays music: auditory-motor interactions in music perception and production. Nature Reviews Neuroscience, 8, 547-558.

Hyde, K. L., Zatorre, R. J., Griffiths, T. D., Lerch, J. P., & Peretz, I. (2006). Morphometry of the amusic brain: a two-site study. Brain, 129, 2562-2570.

Klein, D., Zatorre, R. J., Chen, J. K., Milner, B., Crane, J., Belin, P. et al. (2006). Bilingual brain organization: a functional magnetic resonance adaptation study. NeuroImage, 31, 366-375.

Peretz, I. & Zatorre, R. J. (2005). Brain organization for music processing. Annual Review of Psychology, 56, 89-114.

Zatorre, R. J. & Halpern, A. R. (2005). Mental concerts: musical imagery and auditory cortex. Neuron, 47, 9-12.

Zatorre, R. J., Belin, P., & Penhune, V. B. (2002). Structure and function of auditory cortex: Music and speech. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 6, 37-46.

Peretz, I., Blood, A. J., Penhune, V., & Zatorre, R. (2001). Cortical deafness to dissonance. Brain, 124, 928-940.

With abstract: pdf

   
     
     
November 30, 2011, Panum Institute

 

   

Giorgio M. Innocenti
Department of Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

Cortical connections in development and evolution

 

Maurice Ptito
&
Giorgio Innocenti

 
     
   
     
   
Giorgio M. Innocenti Selected references    

Innocenti, G. M. (2011). Development and evolution: two determinants of cortical connectivity. Progress in Brain Research, 189, 65-75.

Innocenti, G. M., Caminiti, R., & Hof, P. R. (2010). Fiber composition in the planum temporale sector of the corpus callosum in chimpanzee and human. Brain Struct.Funct., 215, 123-128.

Innocenti, G. M. (2009). Dynamic interactions between the cerebral hemispheres. Experimental Brain Research, 192, 417-423.

Innocenti, G. M. (2007). Subcortical regulation of cortical development: some effects of early, selective deprivations. Progress in Brain Research, 164, 23-37.

Innocenti, G. M. & Price, D. J. (2005). Exuberance in the development of cortical networks. Nature Reviews Neuroscience, 6, 955-965.

Restrepo, C. E., Manger, P. R., Spenger, C., & Innocenti, G. M. (2003). Immature cortex lesions alter retinotopic maps and interhemispheric connections. Annals of Neurology, 54, 51-65.

Wtih abstracts: pdf
   
   

Photographs: Anders.Gade@psy.ku.dk