The key signatures of music are kind of like the signs of the zodiac. If you take all the music in a given key, you’ll discover certain characteristics — characteristics that can define your personality. That's the idea behind The Signature Series.
Are you a C minor person? To get to know C minor a little better, click on the orange play button. Follow along with the pop-up comments to find out what composition is playing.
Read about the characteristics of a classic C minor person below.
C minor: The Tortured Genius
Key characteristics: Inspired. Exacting. Philosophical.
Your biggest strength: You have an astonishing intellectual capacity.
Your potential weakness: Your emotional intelligence can sometimes be lacking.
Likes: Poetry, debating, the pursuit of knowledge.
Dislikes: Small talk, fakers, fantasy fiction.
Preferred outfit: Sweater, scarf and beret.
Animal symbol: Badger.
Zodiac sign most similar to: Virgo, Scorpio.
Classic C-minor people:
- Ludwig van Beethoven.
- Sherlock Holmes.
- Tennis star John McEnroe.
- Billy Bob Thornton.
- Walter White from Breaking Bad.
- Dr. Gregory House from House.