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Scale 3281: "Raga Vijayavasanta"

Scale 3281: Raga Vijayavasanta, Ian Ring Music Theory

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Tones6 (hexatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,4,6,7,10,11}
Forte Number6-Z43
Rotational Symmetrynone
Hemitonia3 (trihemitonic)
Cohemitonia1 (uncohemitonic)
prime: 359
enantiomorph: 359
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector322332
Interval Spectrump3m3n2s2d3t2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3,4}
<2> = {2,3,4,5,6}
<3> = {5,6,7}
<4> = {6,7,8,9,10}
<5> = {8,9,10,11}
Spectra Variation2.667
Myhill Propertyno


Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 3281 can be rotated to make 5 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 461
Scale 461: Raga Syamalam, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Syamalam
3rd mode:
Scale 1139
Scale 1139, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 2617
Scale 2617, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 839
Scale 839, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 2467
Scale 2467: Raga Padi, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Padi


The prime form of this scale is Scale 359

Scale 359Scale 359, Ian Ring Music Theory


The hexatonic modal family [3281, 461, 1139, 2617, 839, 2467] is the negative of the hexatonic modal family [407, 739, 1817, 2251, 2417, 3173]


The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 3281 is 359

Scale 359Scale 359, Ian Ring Music Theory


Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 3281 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 359

Scale 359Scale 359, Ian Ring Music Theory

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 3283Scale 3283: Mela Visvambhari, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Visvambhari
Scale 3285Scale 3285: Mela Citrambari, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Citrambari
Scale 3289Scale 3289: Lydian Sharp 2 Sharp 6, Ian Ring Music TheoryLydian Sharp 2 Sharp 6
Scale 3265Scale 3265, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3273Scale 3273: Raga Jivantini, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Jivantini
Scale 3297Scale 3297, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3313Scale 3313, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3217Scale 3217, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3249Scale 3249: Raga Tilang, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Tilang
Scale 3153Scale 3153, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3409Scale 3409, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3537Scale 3537, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3793Scale 3793, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2257Scale 2257: Lydian Pentatonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryLydian Pentatonic
Scale 2769Scale 2769, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1233Scale 1233, 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