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Scale 1193: "Minor Pentatonic"

Also known as: Pentatonic Minor, Blues Pentatonic, Raga Dhani, Abheri, Udhayaravi Chandrika, Qing Shang, Gu Xian, Jia Zhong, Yu, P'yongjo-kyemyonjo, Minyo, Lai Yai, Lai Noi, Nam, Northern Sa mac, Peruvian Pentatonic 2, Batti Minor

Scale 1193: Minor Pentatonic, Ian Ring Music Theory
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i = imperfections

Tones5 (pentatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,3,5,7,10}
Forte Number5-35
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia0 (anhemitonic)
Cohemitonia0 (ancohemitonic)
Imperfections1
Modes4
Prime?no
prime: 661
Chiralityno
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector032140
Interval Spectrump4mn2s3
Distribution Spectra<1> = {2,3}
<2> = {4,5}
<3> = {7,8}
<4> = {9,10}
Spectra Variation0.8
Myhill Propertyyes
Coherenceyes
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 1193 can be rotated to make 4 other scales.

Scale 661Scale 661: Major Pentatonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryMajor Pentatonic
Scale 1189Scale 1189: Suspended Pentatonic, Ian Ring Music TheorySuspended Pentatonic
Scale 1321Scale 1321: Blues Minor, Ian Ring Music TheoryBlues Minor
Scale 677Scale 677: Scottish Pentatonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryScottish Pentatonic

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 661

Scale 661Scale 661: Major Pentatonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryMajor Pentatonic

Negative

The pentatonic modal family [1193, 661, 1189, 1321, 677] is the negative of the heptatonic modal family [1387, 1451, 1453, 1709, 1717, 2741, 2773]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 1193 is 677

Scale 677Scale 677: Scottish Pentatonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryScottish Pentatonic

Nearby Scales:

These are other scales that are similar to this one, created by adding a tone, removing a tone, or moving one note up or down a semitone.

Scale 1195Scale 1195: Raga Gandharavam, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Gandharavam
Scale 1197Scale 1197: Minor Hexatonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryMinor Hexatonic
Scale 1185Scale 1185: Genus Primum Inverse, Ian Ring Music TheoryGenus Primum Inverse
Scale 1189Scale 1189: Suspended Pentatonic, Ian Ring Music TheorySuspended Pentatonic
Scale 1201Scale 1201: Mixolydian Pentatonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryMixolydian Pentatonic
Scale 1209Scale 1209: Raga Bhanumanjari, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Bhanumanjari
Scale 1161Scale 1161: Bi Yu, Ian Ring Music TheoryBi Yu
Scale 1177Scale 1177, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1225Scale 1225: Raga Samudhra Priya, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Samudhra Priya
Scale 1257Scale 1257: Blues scale, Ian Ring Music TheoryBlues scale
Scale 1065Scale 1065, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1129Scale 1129: Raga Jayakauns, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Jayakauns
Scale 1321Scale 1321: Blues Minor, Ian Ring Music TheoryBlues Minor
Scale 1449Scale 1449: Raga Gopikavasantam, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Gopikavasantam
Scale 1705Scale 1705: Raga Manohari, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Manohari
Scale 169Scale 169: Vietnamese tetratonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryVietnamese tetratonic
Scale 681Scale 681: Kyemyonjo, Ian Ring Music TheoryKyemyonjo
Scale 2217Scale 2217: Raga Nata, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Nata
Scale 3241Scale 3241, Ian Ring Music Theory

This scale analysis was created by Ian Ring, Canadian Composer of works for Piano, and total music theory nerd. The software used to generate this analysis is an open source project at GitHub. Scale notation generated by VexFlow, and MIDI playback by MIDI.js