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Scale 2475: "Neapolitan Minor"

Also known as: Minor Neapolitan, Mela Dhenuka, Raga Bhinnasadjam, Dhunibinnashadjam, Kirvanti, Takka, Maqam Shahnaz Kurdi, Hungarian Romani

Scale 2475: Neapolitan Minor, Ian Ring Music Theory
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i = imperfections

Tones7 (heptatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,3,5,7,8,11}
Forte Number7-30
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia3 (trihemitonic)
Cohemitonia1 (uncohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes6
Prime?no
prime: 855
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 2739
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
Coherenceno
Heliotonicyes

Harmonic Chords

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 2475 can be rotated to make 6 other scales.

Scale 3285Scale 3285: Mela Citrambari, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Citrambari
Scale 1845Scale 1845, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1485Scale 1485: Minor Romani, Ian Ring Music TheoryMinor Romani
Scale 1395Scale 1395: Asian (a), Ian Ring Music TheoryAsian (a)
Scale 2745Scale 2745: Mela Sulini, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Sulini
Scale 855Scale 855, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 855

Scale 855Scale 855, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The heptatonic modal family [2475, 3285, 1845, 1485, 1395, 2745, 855] is the negative of the pentatonic modal family [339, 789, 1221, 1329, 2217]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 2475 is 2739

Scale 2739Scale 2739: Mela Suryakanta, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Suryakanta

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 2475 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 2739

Scale 2739Scale 2739: Mela Suryakanta, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Suryakanta

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 2473Scale 2473: Raga Takka, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Takka
Scale 2477Scale 2477: Harmonic Minor, Ian Ring Music TheoryHarmonic Minor
Scale 2479Scale 2479, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2467Scale 2467: Raga Padi, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Padi
Scale 2471Scale 2471: Mela Ganamurti, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Ganamurti
Scale 2483Scale 2483: Double Harmonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryDouble Harmonic
Scale 2491Scale 2491, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2443Scale 2443, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2459Scale 2459, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2507Scale 2507: Todi That, Ian Ring Music TheoryTodi That
Scale 2539Scale 2539: Half-diminished Bebop, Ian Ring Music TheoryHalf-diminished Bebop
Scale 2347Scale 2347: Raga Viyogavarali, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Viyogavarali
Scale 2411Scale 2411, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2219Scale 2219, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2731Scale 2731: Neapolitan Major, Ian Ring Music TheoryNeapolitan Major
Scale 2987Scale 2987: Neapolitan Major and Minor mixed, Ian Ring Music TheoryNeapolitan Major and Minor mixed
Scale 3499Scale 3499: Hamel, Ian Ring Music TheoryHamel
Scale 427Scale 427: Raga Suddha Simantini, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Suddha Simantini
Scale 1451Scale 1451: Phrygian, Ian Ring Music TheoryPhrygian

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