The Influence of Music on your Mind

Yesterday night I had the dubious pleasure of watching a horror movie called “The Descent”. Although the plot is mediocre at best, I couldn’t help sitting on the couch hanging on to whatever was within reach. Scene upon scene, the dark filming was underlined by dark music that would turn any holiday video into a rendition of “Texas Chainsaw Massacre”. So, what really scared me in this movie was not what I saw, but what I heard. Deciding to experiment, I sat down on the couch and watched a couple of scenes without sound, and my fear had all but disappeared. So, what is the incredible power of music?

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