Tears and Chills
Why does music provoke such strong reactions in us? How can it make us cry? What is it about music that moves us so profoundly?
Published on 1 February 2011
Jeanette Bicknell is a Canadian writer whose main area of research is the philosophy of art and music. Her book Why Music Moves Us: Making Sense of the Musical Sublime is published by Palgrave-Macmillan. www.jeanettebicknell.org