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Scale 1653: "Minor Romani inverse"

Scale 1653: Minor Romani inverse, Ian Ring Music Theory

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Tones7 (heptatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,4,5,6,9,10}
Forte Number7-30
Rotational Symmetrynone
Hemitonia3 (trihemitonic)
Cohemitonia1 (uncohemitonic)
prime: 855
enantiomorph: 1485
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector343542
Interval Spectrump4m5n3s4d3t2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {2,3,4}
<3> = {4,5,6}
<4> = {6,7,8}
<5> = {8,9,10}
<6> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation1.714
Myhill Propertyno

Harmonic Chords


Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 1653 can be rotated to make 6 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 1437
Scale 1437: Sabach ascending, Ian Ring Music TheorySabach ascending
3rd mode:
Scale 1383
Scale 1383, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 2739
Scale 2739: Mela Suryakanta, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Suryakanta
5th mode:
Scale 3417
Scale 3417, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 939
Scale 939: Mela Senavati, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Senavati
7th mode:
Scale 2517
Scale 2517: Harmonic Lydian, Ian Ring Music TheoryHarmonic Lydian


The prime form of this scale is Scale 855

Scale 855Scale 855, Ian Ring Music Theory


The heptatonic modal family [1653, 1437, 1383, 2739, 3417, 939, 2517] is the negative of the pentatonic modal family [339, 789, 1221, 1329, 2217]


The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 1653 is 1485

Scale 1485Scale 1485: Minor Romani, Ian Ring Music TheoryMinor Romani


Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 1653 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 1485

Scale 1485Scale 1485: Minor Romani, Ian Ring Music TheoryMinor Romani

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 1655Scale 1655, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1649Scale 1649, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1651Scale 1651: Asian, Ian Ring Music TheoryAsian
Scale 1657Scale 1657, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1661Scale 1661, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1637Scale 1637, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1645Scale 1645: Dorian flat 5, Ian Ring Music TheoryDorian flat 5
Scale 1621Scale 1621: Prometheus (Scriabin), Ian Ring Music TheoryPrometheus (Scriabin)
Scale 1589Scale 1589: Raga Rageshri, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Rageshri
Scale 1717Scale 1717: Mixolydian, Ian Ring Music TheoryMixolydian
Scale 1781Scale 1781, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1909Scale 1909, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1141Scale 1141, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1397Scale 1397: Major Locrian, Ian Ring Music TheoryMajor Locrian
Scale 629Scale 629, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2677Scale 2677, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3701Scale 3701, 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