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Scale 2489: "Mela Gangeyabhusani"

Also known as: Raga Gangatarangini, Sengiach, Sengah, Romani Hexatonic inverse

Scale 2489: Mela Gangeyabhusani, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones7 (heptatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,3,4,5,7,8,11}
Forte Number7-21
Rotational Symmetrynone
Hemitonia4 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia1 (uncohemitonic)
prime: 823
enantiomorph: 947
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector424641
Interval Spectrump4m6n4s2d4t
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {2,3,4}
<3> = {4,5,6,7}
<4> = {5,6,7,8}
<5> = {8,9,10}
<6> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation2
Myhill Propertyno

Harmonic Chords


Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 2489 can be rotated to make 6 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 823
Scale 823, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
3rd mode:
Scale 2459
Scale 2459, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 3277
Scale 3277: Mela Nitimati, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Nitimati
5th mode:
Scale 1843
Scale 1843, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 2969
Scale 2969, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 883
Scale 883, Ian Ring Music Theory


The prime form of this scale is Scale 823

Scale 823Scale 823, Ian Ring Music Theory


The heptatonic modal family [2489, 823, 2459, 3277, 1843, 2969, 883] is the negative of the pentatonic modal family [307, 787, 817, 2201, 2441]


The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 2489 is 947

Scale 947Scale 947: Mela Gayakapriya, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Gayakapriya


Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 2489 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 947

Scale 947Scale 947: Mela Gayakapriya, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Gayakapriya

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 2491Scale 2491, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2493Scale 2493, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2481Scale 2481: Raga Paraju, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Paraju
Scale 2485Scale 2485: Harmonic Major, Ian Ring Music TheoryHarmonic Major
Scale 2473Scale 2473: Raga Takka, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Takka
Scale 2457Scale 2457: Major Augmented, Ian Ring Music TheoryMajor Augmented
Scale 2521Scale 2521: Mela Dhatuvardhani, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Dhatuvardhani
Scale 2553Scale 2553, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2361Scale 2361, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2425Scale 2425, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2233Scale 2233, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2745Scale 2745: Mela Sulini, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Sulini
Scale 3001Scale 3001, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3513Scale 3513, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 441Scale 441, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1465Scale 1465: Mela Ragavardhani, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Ragavardhani

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