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Scale 2213: "Raga Desh"

Also known as: Tcherepnin Major Pentatonic, Nam xuan

Scale 2213: Raga Desh, Ian Ring Music Theory
ii

i = imperfections

Tones5 (pentatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,5,7,11}
Forte Number5-29
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia1 (unhemitonic)
Cohemitonia0 (ancohemitonic)
Imperfections2
Modes4
Prime?no
prime: 331
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 1187
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector122131
Interval Spectrump3mn2s2dt
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3,4}
<2> = {3,5,6}
<3> = {6,7,9}
<4> = {8,9,10,11}
Spectra Variation2.4
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 2213 can be rotated to make 4 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 1577
Scale 1577: Raga Chandrakauns (Kafi), Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Chandrakauns (Kafi)
3rd mode:
Scale 709
Scale 709: Raga Shri Kalyan, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Shri Kalyan
4th mode:
Scale 1201
Scale 1201: Mixolydian Pentatonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryMixolydian Pentatonic
5th mode:
Scale 331
Scale 331: Raga Chhaya Todi, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Chhaya TodiThis is the prime mode

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 331

Scale 331Scale 331: Raga Chhaya Todi, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Chhaya Todi

Negative

The pentatonic modal family [2213, 1577, 709, 1201, 331] is the negative of the heptatonic modal family [727, 1483, 1721, 1837, 2411, 2789, 3253]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 2213 is 1187

Scale 1187Scale 1187: Kokin-joshi, Ian Ring Music TheoryKokin-joshi

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 2213 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 1187

Scale 1187Scale 1187: Kokin-joshi, Ian Ring Music TheoryKokin-joshi

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 2215Scale 2215, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2209Scale 2209, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2211Scale 2211: Raga Gauri, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Gauri
Scale 2217Scale 2217: Raga Nata, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Nata
Scale 2221Scale 2221: Raga Sindhura Kafi, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Sindhura Kafi
Scale 2229Scale 2229: Raga Nalinakanti, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Nalinakanti
Scale 2181Scale 2181, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2197Scale 2197: Raga Hamsadhvani, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Hamsadhvani
Scale 2245Scale 2245: Raga Vaijayanti, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Vaijayanti
Scale 2277Scale 2277, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2085Scale 2085, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2149Scale 2149, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2341Scale 2341: Raga Priyadharshini, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Priyadharshini
Scale 2469Scale 2469: Raga Bhinna Pancama, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Bhinna Pancama
Scale 2725Scale 2725: Raga Nagagandhari, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Nagagandhari
Scale 3237Scale 3237: Raga Brindabani Sarang, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Brindabani Sarang
Scale 165Scale 165: Genus Primum, Ian Ring Music TheoryGenus Primum
Scale 1189Scale 1189: Suspended Pentatonic, Ian Ring Music TheorySuspended Pentatonic

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