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Your brain on improv

TEDxMidAtlantic · 16:31 · Filmed Nov 2010
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Musician and researcher Charles Limb wondered how the brain works during musical improvisation — so he put jazz musicians and rappers in an fMRI to find out. What he and his team found has deep implications for our understanding of creativity of all kinds. (Filmed at TEDxMidAtlantic.)

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Charles Limb is a doctor and a musician who researches the way musical creativity works in the brain. Full bio

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