perfect pitch http://wrkf.org en Want Perfect Pitch? You Might Be Able To Pop A Pill For That http://wrkf.org/post/want-perfect-pitch-you-might-be-able-pop-pill In the world of music, there is no more remarkable gift than having perfect pitch. As the story goes, Ella Fitzgerald's band would use her perfect pitch to tune their instruments.<p>Although it has a genetic component, most believe that perfect pitch — or absolute pitch — is a primarily a function of early life exposure and training in music, says Takao Hensch, professor of molecular and cellular biology at Harvard.<p>Hensch is studying a drug which might allow adults to learn perfect pitch by re-creating this critical period in brain development. Sat, 04 Jan 2014 13:19:00 +0000 editor 20872 at http://wrkf.org Want Perfect Pitch? You Might Be Able To Pop A Pill For That