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Scale 1467: "Spanish Phrygian"

Also known as: altered dominant a

Scale 1467: Spanish Phrygian, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones8 (octatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,3,4,5,7,8,10}
Forte Number8-26
Rotational Symmetrynone
Hemitonia4 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia1 (uncohemitonic)
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector456562
Interval Spectrump6m5n6s5d4t2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2}
<2> = {2,3,4}
<3> = {4,5}
<4> = {5,6,7}
<5> = {7,8}
<6> = {8,9,10}
<7> = {10,11}
Spectra Variation1.25
Myhill Propertyno


Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 1467 can be rotated to make 7 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 2781
Scale 2781, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 1719
Scale 1719, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 2907
Scale 2907: Magen Abot, Ian Ring Music TheoryMagen Abot
5th mode:
Scale 3501
Scale 3501: Maqam Nahawand, Ian Ring Music TheoryMaqam Nahawand
6th mode:
Scale 1899
Scale 1899, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 2997
Scale 2997: Major Bebop, Ian Ring Music TheoryMajor Bebop
8th mode:
Scale 1773
Scale 1773: Blues scale II, Ian Ring Music TheoryBlues scale II


This is the prime form of this scale.


The octatonic modal family [1467, 2781, 1719, 2907, 3501, 1899, 2997, 1773] is the negative of the tetratonic modal family [297, 549, 657, 1161]


The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 1467 is 2997

Scale 2997Scale 2997: Major Bebop, Ian Ring Music TheoryMajor Bebop

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 1465Scale 1465: Mela Ragavardhani, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Ragavardhani
Scale 1469Scale 1469, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1471Scale 1471, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1459Scale 1459: Phrygian Dominant, Ian Ring Music TheoryPhrygian Dominant
Scale 1463Scale 1463, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1451Scale 1451: Phrygian, Ian Ring Music TheoryPhrygian
Scale 1435Scale 1435: Makam Huzzam, Ian Ring Music TheoryMakam Huzzam
Scale 1499Scale 1499: Bebop Locrian, Ian Ring Music TheoryBebop Locrian
Scale 1531Scale 1531, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1339Scale 1339, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1403Scale 1403: Espla's scale, Ian Ring Music TheoryEspla's scale
Scale 1211Scale 1211, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1723Scale 1723: JG Octatonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryJG Octatonic
Scale 1979Scale 1979, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 443Scale 443, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 955Scale 955, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2491Scale 2491, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3515Scale 3515: Moorish Phrygian, Ian Ring Music TheoryMoorish Phrygian

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