Biorhythm: Music and the Body
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Explore the relationship between music and the body through art and science.
The John P. McGovern Museum of Health and Medical Science welcomes its latest exhibit Biorhythm: Music and the Body, on view January 13 – July 31, 2018.
What makes us dance? Why do we sing the blues? Could there be a formula for the perfect hit?
Music is a central part of the human experience, but what is the natural force that drives us to sing, strum, drum and dance? What is the scientific basis of whistling, humming and toe-tapping?
Cognitive scientist Steven Pinker recently claimed that music is “auditory cheesecake,” designed to tickle parts of our brain designed for more seriousView more
Child 2 & Under: Free
Non-Member, Adult: $10
Non-Member, Child (3-12): $8
Non-Member, Senior (65+): $8
General admission also provides access to the museum’s multiple exhibits.
This exhibition is included in the regular ticket price for admission. For more information visit: http://www.thehealthmuseum.org
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES *
Additional time info:
Monday – Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Sunday 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Open on Mondays for Federal Holidays.
Free Family Thursday 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.
1515 Hermann Drive, Houston, TX 77004