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Scales to scalpels : doctors who practice the healing arts of music and medicine

Author: Lisa Wong, (Pediatrician); Robert Viagas
Publisher: New York : Pegasus Books, [2012] ©2012
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The inspiring story of the Longwood Symphony Orchestra and the astounding interplay between music and medicine"--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Music
Songs and music
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa Wong, (Pediatrician); Robert Viagas
ISBN: 9781605981772 160598177X 9781605984346 1605984345
OCLC Number: 668194697
Notes: Paperback is 20 cm.
Description: xvii, 284 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Foreword / Bernard Lown, M.D. --
Foreword / Dr. Lisa Wong --
Part I: Introducing the musician-physician. Overture to the musician-physician ; A pediatrician with a violin ; Music and healers, from Apollo to Dr. Albert Schweitzer ; The Longwood Symphony Orchestra finds its own Lambaréné --
Part II: Music, medicine, and healing. Musician-physician modulation ; Music as healing ; Music and brain development ; Left and right hemispheres ; Overcoming discord ; Musician, heal thyself ; Music and mental health --
Part III. Musician-physicians and the community. From clashing chords to perfect harmonies ; Bringing the humanities back to medicine ; Tomorrow's musician-physicians --
Appendix A. What we listen to --
Appendix B. Personal suggestions from the musician-physicians --
Works cited --
Additional articles --
Longwood Symphony Orchestra's community partners 1991-2011 --
Notes.
Responsibility: Dr. Lisa Wong with Robert Viagas.

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"The inspiring story of the Longwood Symphony Orchestra and the astounding interplay between music and medicine"--Jacket.

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