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Scale 1653: "Minor Romani inverse"


i = imperfections

Tones7 (heptatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,4,5,6,9,10}
Forte Number7-30
Rotational Symmetrynone
Interval Spectrump4m5n3s4d3t2
Hemitonia3 (trihemitonic)
Cohemitonia1 (uncohemitonic)
prime: 855
enantiomorph: 1485
Deep Scaleno
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.

Scale 1437Sabach ascending
Scale 1383
Scale 2739Mela Suryakanta
Scale 3417
Scale 939Mela Senavati
Scale 2517Harmonic Lydian


The prime form of this scale is Scale 855

Scale 855


The heptatonic modal family [1653, 1437, 1383, 2739, 3417, 939, 2517] is the negative of the pentatonic modal family [339, 789, 1221, 1329, 2217, 2442]


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

Scale 1485Minor Romani


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

Scale 1485Minor 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 1655
Scale 1649
Scale 1651Asian
Scale 1657
Scale 1661
Scale 1637
Scale 1645Dorian flat 5
Scale 1621Prometheus (Scriabin)
Scale 1589Raga Rageshri
Scale 1717Mixolydian
Scale 1781
Scale 1909
Scale 1141
Scale 1397Major Locrian
Scale 629
Scale 2677
Scale 3701

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