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The jazz singer’s mind shows us how to improvise through life itself

9 mins | Sep 2, 2020
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Improvisation is pervasive in our lives and helps us become fully human. When music originates in the body, it supports a deeper investigation into its cognitive functions. Melissa Forbes, a senior lecturer in contemporary music at the University of Southern Queensland, takes a closer look into the "complex cognitive and psychological processes" behind jazz singers' ability to improvise.
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