People living with dementia can often still listen, perform or move to music. What does this tell us about how memories are formed?
Why Music? The Key to Memory: listen again
With the help of acclaimed musicians, scientists and experts, ‘Why Music? The Key to Memory’ explored the implications of music’s unique capacity to be remembered, and keep us in the moment, through wide-ranging discussions and live performances.
One-off programmes, world premieres and live music took place at Wellcome Collection, and were broadcast on BBC Radio 3.
This event has now taken place, but you can listen again on the BBC Radio 3 website, and explore some of our 'Why Music?' inspired content below.