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Scale 1321: "Blues Minor"

Also known as: Raga Malkauns, Raga Malakosh, Raga Hindola, Man Gong, Quan Ming, Yi Ze, Jiao, Shegaye

Scale 1321: Blues Minor, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones5 (pentatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,3,5,8,10}
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
Balancedno
Coherenceyes
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 1321 can be rotated to make 4 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 677
Scale 677: Scottish Pentatonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryScottish Pentatonic
3rd mode:
Scale 1193
Scale 1193: Minor Pentatonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryMinor Pentatonic
4th mode:
Scale 661
Scale 661: Major Pentatonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryMajor PentatonicThis is the prime mode
5th mode:
Scale 1189
Scale 1189: Suspended Pentatonic, Ian Ring Music TheorySuspended 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 [1321, 677, 1193, 661, 1189] 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 1321 is 661

Scale 661Scale 661: Major Pentatonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryMajor 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 1323Scale 1323: Ritsu, Ian Ring Music TheoryRitsu
Scale 1325Scale 1325, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1313Scale 1313, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1317Scale 1317: Chaio, Ian Ring Music TheoryChaio
Scale 1329Scale 1329, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1337Scale 1337, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1289Scale 1289, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1305Scale 1305, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1353Scale 1353: Raga Harikauns, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Harikauns
Scale 1385Scale 1385, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1449Scale 1449: Raga Gopikavasantam, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Gopikavasantam
Scale 1065Scale 1065, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1193Scale 1193: Minor Pentatonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryMinor Pentatonic
Scale 1577Scale 1577: Raga Chandrakauns (Kafi), Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Chandrakauns (Kafi)
Scale 1833Scale 1833, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 297Scale 297, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 809Scale 809, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2345Scale 2345: Raga Chandrakauns, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Chandrakauns
Scale 3369Scale 3369, 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