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Scale 3239: "Mela Tanarupi"

Also known as: Raga Tanukirti

Scale 3239: Mela Tanarupi, Ian Ring Music Theory

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Tones7 (heptatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,2,5,7,10,11}
Forte Number7-Z12
Rotational Symmetrynone
Hemitonia4 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia3 (tricohemitonic)
prime: 671
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector444342
Interval Spectrump4m3n4s4d4t2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {2,4,5}
<3> = {3,5,6,8}
<4> = {4,6,7,9}
<5> = {7,8,10}
<6> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation2.857
Myhill Propertyno

Harmonic Chords


Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 3239 can be rotated to make 6 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 3667
Scale 3667, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 3881
Scale 3881, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 997
Scale 997, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 1273
Scale 1273, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 671
Scale 671, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
7th mode:
Scale 2383
Scale 2383, Ian Ring Music Theory


The prime form of this scale is Scale 671

Scale 671Scale 671, Ian Ring Music Theory


The heptatonic modal family [3239, 3667, 3881, 997, 1273, 671, 2383] is the negative of the pentatonic modal family [107, 1411, 1549, 2101, 2753]


The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 3239 is itself, because it is a palindromic scale!

Scale 3239Scale 3239: Mela Tanarupi, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Tanarupi

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 3237Scale 3237: Raga Brindabani Sarang, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Brindabani Sarang
Scale 3235Scale 3235, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3243Scale 3243: Mela Rupavati, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Rupavati
Scale 3247Scale 3247, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3255Scale 3255, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3207Scale 3207, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3223Scale 3223, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3271Scale 3271: Mela Raghupriya, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Raghupriya
Scale 3303Scale 3303, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3111Scale 3111, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3175Scale 3175, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3367Scale 3367, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3495Scale 3495, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3751Scale 3751, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2215Scale 2215, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2727Scale 2727: Mela Manavati, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Manavati
Scale 1191Scale 1191, Ian Ring Music Theory

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