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Scale 1395: "Asian (a)"

Scale 1395: Asian (a), Ian Ring Music Theory
iii

i = imperfections

Tones7 (heptatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,4,5,6,8,10}
Forte Number7-30
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia3 (trihemitonic)
Cohemitonia1 (uncohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes6
Prime?no
prime: 855
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 2517
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector343542
Interval Spectrump4m5n3s4d3t2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {2,3,4}
<3> = {4,5,6}
<4> = {6,7,8}
<5> = {8,9,10}
<6> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation1.714
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicyes

Harmonic Chords

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 1395 can be rotated to make 6 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 2745
Scale 2745: Mela Sulini, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Sulini
3rd mode:
Scale 855
Scale 855, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
4th mode:
Scale 2475
Scale 2475: Neapolitan Minor, Ian Ring Music TheoryNeapolitan Minor
5th mode:
Scale 3285
Scale 3285: Mela Citrambari, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Citrambari
6th mode:
Scale 1845
Scale 1845, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 1485
Scale 1485: Minor Romani, Ian Ring Music TheoryMinor Romani

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 855

Scale 855Scale 855, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The heptatonic modal family [1395, 2745, 855, 2475, 3285, 1845, 1485] is the negative of the pentatonic modal family [339, 789, 1221, 1329, 2217]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 1395 is 2517

Scale 2517Scale 2517: Harmonic Lydian, Ian Ring Music TheoryHarmonic Lydian

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 1395 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 2517

Scale 2517Scale 2517: Harmonic Lydian, Ian Ring Music TheoryHarmonic Lydian

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 1393Scale 1393, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1397Scale 1397: Major Locrian, Ian Ring Music TheoryMajor Locrian
Scale 1399Scale 1399, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1403Scale 1403: Espla's scale, Ian Ring Music TheoryEspla's scale
Scale 1379Scale 1379, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1387Scale 1387: Locrian, Ian Ring Music TheoryLocrian
Scale 1363Scale 1363, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1331Scale 1331: Raga Vasantabhairavi, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Vasantabhairavi
Scale 1459Scale 1459: Phrygian Dominant, Ian Ring Music TheoryPhrygian Dominant
Scale 1523Scale 1523, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1139Scale 1139, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1267Scale 1267, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1651Scale 1651: Asian, Ian Ring Music TheoryAsian
Scale 1907Scale 1907, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 371Scale 371, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 883Scale 883, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2419Scale 2419: Raga Lalita, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Lalita
Scale 3443Scale 3443: Verdi's Scala enigmatica, Ian Ring Music TheoryVerdi's Scala enigmatica

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