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Scale 1459: "Phrygian Dominant"

Also known as: Phrygian Major, Spanish Romani, Mela Vakulabharanam, Raga Jogiya, Ahiri, Vativasantabhairavi, Zilof, Ahava Rabba, Freygish, Maqam Hijaz-Nahawand, Humayun, Dorico Flamenco, Hitzaz, Harmonic Major inverse, Altered Hungarian

Scale 1459: Phrygian Dominant, Ian Ring Music Theory
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i = imperfections

Tones7 (heptatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,4,5,7,8,10}
Forte Number7-32
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia3 (trihemitonic)
Cohemitonia0 (ancohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes6
Prime?no
prime: 859
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 2485
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector335442
Interval Spectrump4m4n5s3d3t2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {3,4}
<3> = {4,5,6}
<4> = {6,7,8}
<5> = {8,9}
<6> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation1.429
Myhill Propertyno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicyes

Harmonic Chords

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 1459 can be rotated to make 6 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 2777
Scale 2777: Aeolian Harmonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryAeolian Harmonic
3rd mode:
Scale 859
Scale 859: Ultralocrian, Ian Ring Music TheoryUltralocrianThis is the prime mode
4th mode:
Scale 2477
Scale 2477: Harmonic Minor, Ian Ring Music TheoryHarmonic Minor
5th mode:
Scale 1643
Scale 1643: Locrian natural 6, Ian Ring Music TheoryLocrian natural 6
6th mode:
Scale 2869
Scale 2869: Ionian Augmented, Ian Ring Music TheoryIonian Augmented
7th mode:
Scale 1741
Scale 1741: Altered Dorian, Ian Ring Music TheoryAltered Dorian

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 859

Scale 859Scale 859: Ultralocrian, Ian Ring Music TheoryUltralocrian

Negative

The heptatonic modal family [1459, 2777, 859, 2477, 1643, 2869, 1741] is the negative of the pentatonic modal family [595, 665, 805, 1225, 2345]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 1459 is 2485

Scale 2485Scale 2485: Harmonic Major, Ian Ring Music TheoryHarmonic Major

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 1459 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 2485

Scale 2485Scale 2485: Harmonic Major, Ian Ring Music TheoryHarmonic Major

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 1457Scale 1457: Raga Kamalamanohari, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Kamalamanohari
Scale 1461Scale 1461: Major-Minor, Ian Ring Music TheoryMajor-Minor
Scale 1463Scale 1463, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1467Scale 1467: Spanish Phrygian, Ian Ring Music TheorySpanish Phrygian
Scale 1443Scale 1443: Raga Phenadyuti, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Phenadyuti
Scale 1451Scale 1451: Phrygian, Ian Ring Music TheoryPhrygian
Scale 1427Scale 1427, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1491Scale 1491: Mela Namanarayani, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Namanarayani
Scale 1523Scale 1523, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1331Scale 1331: Raga Vasantabhairavi, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Vasantabhairavi
Scale 1395Scale 1395: Asian (a), Ian Ring Music TheoryAsian (a)
Scale 1203Scale 1203, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1715Scale 1715: Harmonic Minor inverse, Ian Ring Music TheoryHarmonic Minor inverse
Scale 1971Scale 1971, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 435Scale 435: Raga Purna Pancama, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Purna Pancama
Scale 947Scale 947: Mela Gayakapriya, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Gayakapriya
Scale 2483Scale 2483: Double Harmonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryDouble Harmonic
Scale 3507Scale 3507: Maqam Hijaz, Ian Ring Music TheoryMaqam Hijaz

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