Strumming the cello strings with his thumb, American cellist and virtuoso Yo-Yo Ma played a simple, ascending chromatic scale.
“What emotion is this?” he asked the audience at Cammilleri… more>
categories: research, faculty research, graduate research
tags: antonio damasio, assal habibi, brain and creativity institute, el sistema, hanna damasio, mary helen immordino-yang, music, neuroscience, social sciences, thornton school of music, yo-yo ma
The poem begins playfully with a boy at the ocean’s shore.First the tide surprisesAs it slowly risesThen the watersOf a boy’s fearsDisappear
What is left seemsPearled & litThe gleaming stones& the boy… more>
categories: faculty research, community engagement
tags: david st. john, english, frank ticheli, poetry, thornton school of music