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Scale 2731: "Neapolitan Major"

Also known as: Major Meapolitan, Lydian Major, Mela Kokilapriya, Raga Kokilaravam

Scale 2731: Neapolitan Major, Ian Ring Music Theory
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i = imperfections

Tones7 (heptatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,3,5,7,9,11}
Forte Number7-33
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicyes
Hemitonia2 (dihemitonic)
Cohemitonia1 (uncohemitonic)
Imperfections5
Modes6
Prime?no
prime: 1367
Chiralityno
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector262623
Interval Spectrump2m6n2s6d2t3
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2}
<2> = {2,3,4}
<3> = {4,5,6}
<4> = {6,7,8}
<5> = {8,9,10}
<6> = {10,11}
Spectra Variation1.429
Myhill Propertyno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicyes

Harmonic Chords

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 2731 can be rotated to make 6 other scales.

Scale 3413Scale 3413: Leading Whole-tone, Ian Ring Music TheoryLeading Whole-tone
Scale 1877Scale 1877, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1493Scale 1493: Lydian Minor, Ian Ring Music TheoryLydian Minor
Scale 1397Scale 1397: Major Locrian, Ian Ring Music TheoryMajor Locrian
Scale 1373Scale 1373, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1367Scale 1367: Leading Whole-Tone inverse, Ian Ring Music TheoryLeading Whole-Tone inverse

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 1367

Scale 1367Scale 1367: Leading Whole-Tone inverse, Ian Ring Music TheoryLeading Whole-Tone inverse

Negative

The heptatonic modal family [2731, 3413, 1877, 1493, 1397, 1373, 1367] is the negative of the pentatonic modal family [341, 1109, 1301, 1349, 1361]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 2731 is itself, because it is a palindromic scale!

Scale 2731Scale 2731: Neapolitan Major, Ian Ring Music TheoryNeapolitan Major

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 2729Scale 2729, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2733Scale 2733: Melodic Minor ascending, Ian Ring Music TheoryMelodic Minor ascending
Scale 2735Scale 2735, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2723Scale 2723: Raga Jivantika, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Jivantika
Scale 2727Scale 2727: Mela Manavati, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Manavati
Scale 2739Scale 2739: Mela Suryakanta, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Suryakanta
Scale 2747Scale 2747, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2699Scale 2699, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2715Scale 2715, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2763Scale 2763: Mela Suvarnangi, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Suvarnangi
Scale 2795Scale 2795: Van der Horst Octatonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryVan der Horst Octatonic
Scale 2603Scale 2603, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2667Scale 2667, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2859Scale 2859, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2987Scale 2987: Neapolitan Major and Minor mixed, Ian Ring Music TheoryNeapolitan Major and Minor mixed
Scale 2219Scale 2219, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2475Scale 2475: Neapolitan Minor, Ian Ring Music TheoryNeapolitan Minor
Scale 3243Scale 3243: Mela Rupavati, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Rupavati
Scale 3755Scale 3755, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 683Scale 683, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1707Scale 1707: Mela Natakapriya, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Natakapriya

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