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Scale 2741: "Major"

Also known as: Ionian, Greek Lydian, Medieval Ionian, Medieval Hypolydian, Major, Bilaval That, Bilaval Theta, Mela Shankarabharanam, Mela Dhirasankarabharana, Raga Atana, Ghana Heptatonic, Peruvian Major, Matzore, Rast ascending, 4th plagal Byzantine, Ararai, Makam Cargah, Ajam Ashiran, Dastgah-e Mahur, Dastgah-e Rast Panjgah, Xin, DS2


i = imperfections

Tones7 (heptatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,4,5,7,9,11}
Forte Number7-35
Rotational Symmetrynone
Interval Spectrump6m3n4s5d2t
Hemitonia2 (dihemitonic)
Cohemitonia0 (ancohemitonic)
prime: 1387
Deep Scaleyes
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2}
<2> = {3,4}
<3> = {5,6}
<4> = {6,7}
<5> = {8,9}
<6> = {10,11}
Spectra Variation0.857
Myhill Propertyyes

Harmonic Chords


Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 2741 can be rotated to make 6 other scales.

Scale 1709Dorian
Scale 1451Phrygian
Scale 2773Lydian
Scale 1717Mixolydian
Scale 1453Aeolian
Scale 1387Locrian


The prime form of this scale is Scale 1387

Scale 1387Locrian


The heptatonic modal family [2741, 1709, 1451, 2773, 1717, 1453, 1387] is the negative of the pentatonic modal family [661, 677, 1189, 1193, 1321, 1354]


The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 2741 is 1451 

Scale 1451Phrygian

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 2743
Scale 2737Raga Hari Nata
Scale 2739Mela Suryakanta
Scale 2745Mela Sulini
Scale 2749
Scale 2725Raga Nagagandhari
Scale 2733Melodic Minor ascending
Scale 2709Raga Kumud
Scale 2773Lydian
Scale 2805Ishikotsucho
Scale 2613Raga Hamsa Vinodini
Scale 2677
Scale 2869Ionian Augmented
Scale 2997Major Bebop
Scale 2229Raga Nalinakanti
Scale 2485Harmonic Major
Scale 3253Mela Naganandini
Scale 3765Dominant Bebop
Scale 693Arezzo Major Diatonic Hexachord
Scale 1717Mixolydian

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