Aspen Ideas to Go is a show about big ideas that will open your mind. Featuring compelling conversations with the world’s top thinkers and doers from a diverse range of disciplines, Aspen Ideas to Go gives you front-row access to the Aspen Ideas Festival and other events presented by the Aspen Institute. Here's a sampling of some of our favorite episodes!
Sound Principles: The Varieties of Musical Experience
Music and dance are humanity’s hallmarks, a shared ritual of communities the world over. Over the millennia, we’ve created some highly specialized forms, but at its root, music is a language of emotion and empowerment, longing and loss — though it can also be a subversive force against authority.
Director, Center for the Study of Psychedelic Psychotherapy and Trauma; Director, Traumatic Stress Studies Division; Vice Chair for Veterans Affairs, Psychiatry Department; and Professor of Psychiatry and Neuroscience, Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai