Oliver Sacks - Musicophila - Brainworms

Author: Oliver Sacks
Book: Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain

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Oliver Sacks, author of The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat and An Anthropologist on Mars, discusses the concept of "brainworms", why certain songs and bits of music seem to lodge themselves in our brains. The story related in the video comes from Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain, Dr. Sacks's latest book. For more information, visit http://www.oliversacks.com or http://www.randomhouse.com/catalog/di...…more

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Jessica Garcia Love this. Because Oliver Sacks hits it right on the note when it comes to how music attaches to you. I feel this is so true because it
happens to me as a composer. Thanks Oliver Sacks🥀


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