Calls for four phd-fellowships at Center for Music in the Brain

Applications are invited for PhD positions to join Center for Music in the Brain (MIB) investigating neurobiological foundations of music at Aarhus University (AU)

New paper published in Clinical Neurophysiology

Comprehensive auditory discrimination profiles recorded with a fast parametric musical multi-feature mismatch negativity paradigm Clinical Neurophysiology 2016 Peter Vuust, Lari Liikala, Risto Näätänen, Pauli Brattico, Elvira Brattico

Read the paper here .


Mismatch negativity (MMN), a component of the auditory event-related potential (ERP) in response to auditory-expectancy violation, is sensitive to

Peter Vuust in Radio 24syv (Danish)


Thursday Oct. 1st Peter Vuust talked about music as a treatment for depression, pain and Parkinson’s disease i the Danish Radio24syv. Find the podcast of the program on the following link at apx. 25:50.

New Cochrane review: Music for insomnia in adults

Cochrane lille

Jespersen KV, Koenig J, Jennum P, Vuust P.: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2015,

Aarhus Jazz Festival 2015


In two weeks time, Aarhus will once again be filled with jazz for an entire week, when Aarhus Jazz Festival 2015 is launched takes place from Saturday July 11th to Saturday July 18th.

Official opening of Center for Music in the Brain


The official opening of the new Center for Music In the Brain will take place this Friday, June 5th 2015, with an event in Musikhuset Aarhus.

Postdoc and PhD openings at Center for Music In the Brain


The new Center for Music In the Brain has 1 postdoc position and 4 PhD fellowships available at Aarhus University.

The successful applicants will work on a 3-year research project examining the neural correlates of music in healthy individuals and/or patient populations using MRI, functional MRI, EEG and MEG, and be carrying out scientific research

New paper published in Frontiers in Psychology


“Musical training and empathy positively impact adults’ sensitivity to infant distress”

New Music in the Brain center


CFIN researcher and head of the Music In the Brain research group, Peter Vuust has just received funding – up to DKK 52 mio – from The Danish National Research Foundation for a new Center of Excellence.

New paper published in Frontiers in Neuroscience

Frontiers in Neuroscience

“Intact brain processing of musical emotions in autism spectrum disorder, but more cognitive load and arousal in happy vs. sad music.”