Common Interval Patterns are just Interval Patterns that have been found to be common to human culture. These patterns appear to be something that human brains seem to find positive and pleasant to hear. The Interval Pattern, 1, 6, 2, 5 is another interesting pattern. For the 1 and 5 intervals one could play major chords while playing a minor chord for the 6 and 2 intervals, though power chords can be interesting as well. Thus if we were playing a 1, 6, 2, 5, in the key of C, the chords would be a C maj, an A min, a D min and a G maj. The 1, 6, 2, 5, common interval pattern can provide an interesting verse or chorus and can be used to tell an interesting story or discussing some thematic elements of a picture being created in the mind of the listener.
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