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Scale 1465: "Mela Ragavardhani"

Also known as: Raga Cudamani

Scale 1465: Mela Ragavardhani, Ian Ring Music Theory

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Tones7 (heptatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,3,4,5,7,8,10}
Forte Number7-27
Rotational Symmetrynone
Hemitonia3 (trihemitonic)
Cohemitonia1 (uncohemitonic)
prime: 695
enantiomorph: 949
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector344451
Interval Spectrump5m4n4s4d3t
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {2,3,4,5}
<3> = {4,5,6,7}
<4> = {5,6,7,8}
<5> = {7,8,9,10}
<6> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation2.286
Myhill Propertyno

Harmonic Chords


Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 1465 can be rotated to make 6 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 695
Scale 695, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
3rd mode:
Scale 2395
Scale 2395, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 3245
Scale 3245: Mela Varunapriya, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Varunapriya
5th mode:
Scale 1835
Scale 1835, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 2965
Scale 2965, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 1765
Scale 1765, Ian Ring Music Theory


The prime form of this scale is Scale 695

Scale 695Scale 695, Ian Ring Music Theory


The heptatonic modal family [1465, 695, 2395, 3245, 1835, 2965, 1765] is the negative of the pentatonic modal family [299, 689, 1417, 1573, 2197]


The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 1465 is 949

Scale 949Scale 949: Mela Mararanjani, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Mararanjani


Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 1465 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 949

Scale 949Scale 949: Mela Mararanjani, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Mararanjani

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 1467Scale 1467: Spanish Phrygian, Ian Ring Music TheorySpanish Phrygian
Scale 1469Scale 1469, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1457Scale 1457: Raga Kamalamanohari, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Kamalamanohari
Scale 1461Scale 1461: Major-Minor, Ian Ring Music TheoryMajor-Minor
Scale 1449Scale 1449: Raga Gopikavasantam, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Gopikavasantam
Scale 1433Scale 1433, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1497Scale 1497: Mela Jyotisvarupini, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Jyotisvarupini
Scale 1529Scale 1529, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1337Scale 1337, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1401Scale 1401, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1209Scale 1209: Raga Bhanumanjari, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Bhanumanjari
Scale 1721Scale 1721: Mela Vagadhisvari, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Vagadhisvari
Scale 1977Scale 1977, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 441Scale 441, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 953Scale 953: Mela Yagapriya, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Yagapriya
Scale 2489Scale 2489: Mela Gangeyabhusani, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Gangeyabhusani
Scale 3513Scale 3513, 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