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What happens when one is emotionally moved by music. The

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What happens when one is emotionally moved by music . The tightening of the chest and almost painful feeling around the heart. Also when this emotional stress concludes one feels physically spent but the mind seems to be open to spiritual stimulus. What's going on'
John Lancaster.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Ravoof replied 11 months ago.

Dear customer,

Thanks for your question.

This is likely due to the release of endorphin and getting an endorphin high. These are feel-good brain chemicals that makes you emotionally moved. Please read the linked study below to know more:

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23089077

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