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Scale 1497: "Mela Jyotisvarupini"

Also known as: Raga Jotismatti

Scale 1497: Mela Jyotisvarupini, Ian Ring Music Theory

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Tones7 (heptatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,3,4,6,7,8,10}
Forte Number7-26
Rotational Symmetrynone
Hemitonia3 (trihemitonic)
Cohemitonia1 (uncohemitonic)
prime: 699
enantiomorph: 885
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector344532
Interval Spectrump3m5n4s4d3t2
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 1497 can be rotated to make 6 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 699
Scale 699, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
3rd mode:
Scale 2397
Scale 2397, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 1623
Scale 1623, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 2859
Scale 2859, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 3477
Scale 3477, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 1893
Scale 1893, Ian Ring Music Theory


The prime form of this scale is Scale 699

Scale 699Scale 699, Ian Ring Music Theory


The heptatonic modal family [1497, 699, 2397, 1623, 2859, 3477, 1893] is the negative of the pentatonic modal family [309, 849, 1101, 1299, 2697]


The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 1497 is 885

Scale 885Scale 885, Ian Ring Music Theory


Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 1497 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 885

Scale 885Scale 885, Ian Ring Music Theory

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 1499Scale 1499: Bebop Locrian, Ian Ring Music TheoryBebop Locrian
Scale 1501Scale 1501, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1489Scale 1489: Raga Jyoti, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Jyoti
Scale 1493Scale 1493: Lydian Minor, Ian Ring Music TheoryLydian Minor
Scale 1481Scale 1481, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1513Scale 1513, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1529Scale 1529, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1433Scale 1433, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1465Scale 1465: Mela Ragavardhani, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Ragavardhani
Scale 1369Scale 1369, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1241Scale 1241, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1753Scale 1753: Hungarian Major, Ian Ring Music TheoryHungarian Major
Scale 2009Scale 2009, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 473Scale 473, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 985Scale 985: Mela Sucaritra, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Sucaritra
Scale 2521Scale 2521: Mela Dhatuvardhani, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Dhatuvardhani
Scale 3545Scale 3545, 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