Audiences hate modern classical music because their brains cannot cope

monkey with fingers in ears
monkey with fingers in ears

A new book on how the human brain interprets music has revealed that listeners rely upon finding patterns within the sounds they receive in order to make sense of it and interpret it as a musical composition. Click here for more

Susan Adger and Isobel Keithley-Harwell Susan Adger and Isobel Keithley-Harwell
Susan Adger’s mother Isobel Keithley-Harwell was born and raised in Tampa. In a recent conversation we heard her recount a number of childhood memories, about her school days, the great era of dance bands in the 1930’s and more. Here she describes one of the first family homes on Washington St. in what is now downtown Tampa.

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