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Jazz Meets Neuroscience

What happens when four-time Grammy winner Terri Lyne Carrington spends a year with brain scientists?

What happens when a jazz drummer spends a year with brain scientists? Learn more about the eclectic synergy of minds in this video. Our 2022–2023 Jazz Artist-in-Residence, four-time Grammy winner Terri Lyne Carrington, exchanged music and ideas in performances and conversations about everything from rhythm and improvisation to songbirds and psychiatry.

Terri Lyne Carrington’s residency was hosted by Michael Shadlen, MD, PhD, professor of neuroscience and principal investigator at Columbia’s Zuckerman Institute, with support from Chris Washburne, PhD, professor of music at Columbia University. 

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