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Scale 1645: "Dorian flat 5"

Also known as: Blues Heptatonic, Makam Karcigar, Maqam Nahawand Murassah, Kiourdi ascending, Kartzihiar

Scale 1645: Dorian flat 5, Ian Ring Music Theory
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Tones7 (heptatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,3,5,6,9,10}
Forte Number7-32
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia3 (trihemitonic)
Cohemitonia0 (ancohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes6
Prime?no
prime: 859
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 1741
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
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicyes

Harmonic Chords

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 1645 can be rotated to make 6 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 1435
Scale 1435: Makam Huzzam, Ian Ring Music TheoryMakam Huzzam
3rd mode:
Scale 2765
Scale 2765: Lydian Diminished, Ian Ring Music TheoryLydian Diminished
4th mode:
Scale 1715
Scale 1715: Harmonic Minor inverse, Ian Ring Music TheoryHarmonic Minor inverse
5th mode:
Scale 2905
Scale 2905: Aeolian flat 1, Ian Ring Music TheoryAeolian flat 1
6th mode:
Scale 875
Scale 875: Locrian Double-flat 7, Ian Ring Music TheoryLocrian Double-flat 7
7th mode:
Scale 2485
Scale 2485: Harmonic Major, Ian Ring Music TheoryHarmonic Major

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 859

Scale 859Scale 859: Ultralocrian, Ian Ring Music TheoryUltralocrian

Negative

The heptatonic modal family [1645, 1435, 2765, 1715, 2905, 875, 2485] 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 1645 is 1741

Scale 1741Scale 1741: Altered Dorian, Ian Ring Music TheoryAltered Dorian

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 1645 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 1741

Scale 1741Scale 1741: Altered Dorian, Ian Ring Music TheoryAltered Dorian

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 1647Scale 1647, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1641Scale 1641, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1643Scale 1643: Locrian natural 6, Ian Ring Music TheoryLocrian natural 6
Scale 1637Scale 1637, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1653Scale 1653: Minor Romani inverse, Ian Ring Music TheoryMinor Romani inverse
Scale 1661Scale 1661, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1613Scale 1613, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1629Scale 1629, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1581Scale 1581: Raga Bagesri, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Bagesri
Scale 1709Scale 1709: Dorian, Ian Ring Music TheoryDorian
Scale 1773Scale 1773: Blues scale II, Ian Ring Music TheoryBlues scale II
Scale 1901Scale 1901, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1133Scale 1133, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1389Scale 1389: Minor Locrian, Ian Ring Music TheoryMinor Locrian
Scale 621Scale 621: Pyramid Hexatonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryPyramid Hexatonic
Scale 2669Scale 2669: Jeths' mode, Ian Ring Music TheoryJeths' mode
Scale 3693Scale 3693, 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