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Our brains love patterns. Music is a pattern. Coincidence?

Studies have shown that when we listen to music, our brains release dopamine, which in turn makes us happy. In one study published in Nature Neuroscience, led by Zatorre, researchers found that dopamine release is strongest when a piece of music reaches an emotional peak and the listener feels "chills"— the spine-tingling sensation of excitement and awe.

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Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and life to everything.”

— Plato

PEACH HILL PROJECTS CATALOG

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  1. 1
    0:00 / 4:17
  2. 2
    0:00 / 3:05
  3. 3
    0:00 / 3:22
  4. 4
    Toxic 3:24
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    Fiya 3:41
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  6. 6
    0:00 / 3:05
  7. 7
    0:00 / 4:07
  8. 8
    0:00 / 3:02
  9. 9
    0:00 / 3:20
  10. 10
    0:00 / 2:44
  11. 11
    0:00 / 2:58
  12. 12
    Gone 3:32
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  13. 13
    0:00 / 4:06
  14. 14
    0:00 / 5:32
  15. 15
    0:00 / 2:54
  16. 16
    0:00 / 2:52
  17. 17
    0:00 / 3:05
  18. 18
    0:00 / 2:54
  19. 19
    0:00 / 3:26
  20. 20
    0:00 / 2:57