Subject: Re: Emotional Association with Structure/Patterns/Sounds
From: miriam clinton (iriXx) (iriXx@iriXx.org)
Date: Wed Sep 28 2005 - 23:46:50 EDT
ps. a lot of this involves synaesthesia. i'd be most willing to discuss
this with you as a synaesthetic myself... that was one thing that lead
me to research this area....
Morgan Sutherland wrote:
>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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