Aarhus Universitets segl

MIB guest talks: Dr Diana Omigie and PhD candidate Iris Mencke

Visitors from the Max Planck Institute for Empirical Aesthetics in Germany give talks on music and the brain.

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Tirsdag 27. juni 2017,  kl. 13:30 - 15:00


Meeting room 5th floor, DNC Building 10G, Nørrebrogade 44, Aarhus University Hospital

Dr Diana Omigie:

Zygomaticus activations and Amygdala oscillations: The structure of musical pleasure.


From tears to goosebumps to breaking into a smile, music has the remarkable ability to induce emotions and elicit pleasure. In this talk, I will present work examining how the dynamics of music’s building blocks recruits the limbic system and drives pleasurable physiological arousal.



PhD Candidate Iris Mencke: Comparing brain correlates of classical and modern music with MEG.