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.

Do you know a B-flat minor person? Learn B-flat minor's characteristics below, and meet some B-flat minor people in the photo gallery above.

B-flat minor: The Wounded Man

Key characteristics: Disciplined. Stern. Outwardly successful.

Your biggest strength: You can achieve almost anything if you set your mind to it.

Your potential weakness: Your bad temper can get the best of you.

Likes: Working out, bespoke suits, being right.

Dislikes: Physical intimacy, expressing emotions, being wrong.

Preferred outfit: Classic suit and tie.

Animal symbol: Tiger.

Zodiac sign most similar to: Capricorn, Aquarius.

Classic B-flat minor people:

- Don Draper from Mad Men.
- Severus Snape from the Harry Potter series.
- Sandor Clegane from Game of Thrones.
- Willy Loman from Death of a Salesman.
- NFL football player Michael Vick.
- Tony Soprano from The Sopranos.

Which key are you?

To get to know B-flat minor a little better, click on the orange play button. 

Follow along with the pop-up comments to find out what composition is playing.

posted by Paolo Pietropaolo on Jun 26, 2013