Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Want to know more about human musicality?

Cover of The Scientist, Vol. 31, Issue 3 on Music
Some quotes from the March issue of The Scientist dedicated to the topic of music and musicality:
Music’s universality in humans, combined with its fundamental social and cultural roles, is convincing evidence to some that our musicality is adaptive.
Are musical tendencies the prod­uct of culture, or have they evolved along with our abilities to produce and process music?
If these properties are absent in some cultures, they can’t be strictly determined by something in the biology
See the full issue here.

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