THIS STORY HAS BEEN FORMATTED FOR EASY PRINTING
Pop Music

He's rocking the world of neuroscience

Author explores how the brain processes music

By James Sullivan
Globe Correspondent / August 20, 2006

E-mail this article

Invalid E-mail address
Invalid E-mail address

Sending your article

Your article has been sent.

Text size +

As an undergrad at M I T during the late 1970s, Daniel J. Levitin once played music so loudly in his dorm room that he set his speakers on fire. (Full article: 843 words)

This article is available in our archives:

Globe Subscribers

FREE for subscribers

Subscribers to the Boston Globe get unlimited access to our archives.

Not a subscriber?

Non-Subscribers

Purchase an electronic copy of the full article. Learn More

  • $9.95 1 month archives pass
  • $24.95 3 months archives pass
  • $74.95 1 year archives pass