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More than a feeling

Emotionally evocative, yes, but music goes much deeper

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2:29pm, July 30, 2010

Anyone who has felt the sting of tears while listening to a bugler play “Taps,” swooned to a love song or cringed with irritation as a neighbor cranked the heavy metal knows that music can exert a powerful emotive effect.

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