Does Consciousness Extend Beyond Brains? The 2023 Holberg Debate, feat. Seth, Luhrmann, Sheldrake — bio-resonance with soul, mind, consciousness

Do conscious experiences happen both within and outside the brain, and can science solve the ‘hard problem’ of consciousness? At this year’s Holberg Debate, Tanya Luhrmann, Anil Seth and Rupert Sheldrake will take on the deep scientific and philosophical mystery of consciousness. The debate will be chaired by David Malone. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ofSUaZOW9h8 Callees who predict who … Read more

Noumenon – How HP Blavatsky saw sound

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4UK5FrH1ps8         “Noumenon” is a term used in philosophy to refer to a thing as it is in itself, independent of observation. As for how Helena Petrovna Blavatsky (HP Blavatsky), a prominent figure in the 19th-century Theosophical movement, perceived sound, it’s important to note that she incorporated various esoteric and spiritual concepts … Read more

Aristotle on Music

POLITICS BOOK VIII, chap. 5-7 http://en.wikisource.org/wiki/Politics_  (Aristotle) CHAPTER V With respect to music we have already spoken a little in a doubtful manner upon this subject. It will be proper to go over again more particularly what we then said, which may serve as an introduction to what any other person may choose to offer thereon; … Read more

The Hallelujah Effect: Philosophical Reflections on Music, Performance Practice, and Technology

Abstract   ‘[E]ven if one does not follow this book to its conclusion, one should at least keep in mind from the start that it is Nietzsche’s extraordinary and complex conception of the becoming-human of dissonance that drives this exploration of the Hallelujah effect. Hence Nietzsche’s conception of the becoming-human of dissonance is present from … Read more