Emotional Association with Structure/Patterns/Sounds


Subject: Emotional Association with Structure/Patterns/Sounds
From: Morgan Sutherland (skiptracer@gmail.com)
Date: Wed Sep 28 2005 - 14:57:50 EDT


Could somebody point me in the direction of research/books/ideas about
why certain structures and patterns resonate on different emotional
levels to different people. Questions like, why are some chords "sad"
and others "scary". Why do we like the stander
verse-chorus-verse...... structure and all that jazz.

I feel like there should be a significant amount of research in this
area. If there is not



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