The science pertaining to the interrelationship of psychologic phenomena and the individual's response to the physical properties of sound.
Rhythmic and patterned body movements which are usually performed to music.
The ability to generate new ideas or images.
Sound that expresses emotion through rhythm, melody, and harmony.
An autosomal dominant disorder of CONNECTIVE TISSUE with abnormal features in the heart, the eye, and the skeleton. Cardiovascular manifestations include MITRAL VALVE PROLAPSE, dilation of the AORTA, and aortic dissection. Other features include lens displacement (ectopia lentis), disproportioned long limbs and enlarged DURA MATER (dural ectasia). Marfan syndrome is associated with mutations in the gene encoding fibrillin, a major element of extracellular microfibrils of connective tissue.
The use of music as an adjunctive therapy in the treatment of neurological, mental, or behavioral disorders.
Junction between the cerebellum and the pons.
The posterior pair of the quadrigeminal bodies which contain centers for auditory function.
The anterior pair of the quadrigeminal bodies which coordinate the general behavioral orienting responses to visual stimuli, such as whole-body turning, and reaching.
Part of the DIENCEPHALON inferior to the caudal end of the dorsal THALAMUS. Includes the lateral geniculate body which relays visual impulses from the OPTIC TRACT to the calcarine cortex, and the medial geniculate body which relays auditory impulses from the lateral lemniscus to the AUDITORY CORTEX.
Brief closing of the eyelids by involuntary normal periodic closing, as a protective measure, or by voluntary action.
The region of the cerebral cortex that receives the auditory radiation from the MEDIAL GENICULATE BODY.
The positioning and accommodation of eyes that allows the image to be brought into place on the FOVEA CENTRALIS of each eye.
A type of non-ionizing radiation in which energy is transmitted through solid, liquid, or gas as compression waves. Sound (acoustic or sonic) radiation with frequencies above the audible range is classified as ultrasonic. Sound radiation below the audible range is classified as infrasonic.
Individuals enrolled in a school or formal educational program.
A plant family of the order Lamiales. It is characterized by simple leaves in opposite pairs, cystoliths (enlarged cells containing crystals of calcium carbonate), and bilaterally symmetrical and bisexual flowers that are usually crowded together. The common name for Ruellia of wild petunia is easily confused with PETUNIA.
The period of medical education in a medical school. In the United States it follows the baccalaureate degree and precedes the granting of the M.D.
Ability to determine the specific location of a sound source.
Educational institutions providing facilities for teaching and research and authorized to grant academic degrees.