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Scale 3765: "Dominant Bebop"

Also known as: Genus Diatonicum, Bebop Dominant, Raga Khamaj, Desh Malhar, Alhaiya Bilaval, Devagandhari, Bihagara, Maqam Shawq Awir, Gregorian nr.6, Major/Mixolydian mixed, Chinese Eight-Tone, Rast

Scale 3765: Dominant Bebop, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones8 (octatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,4,5,7,9,10,11}
Forte Number8-23
Rotational Symmetrynone
Hemitonia4 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia2 (dicohemitonic)
prime: 1455
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector465472
Interval Spectrump7m4n5s6d4t2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2}
<2> = {2,3,4}
<3> = {3,4,5}
<4> = {5,6,7}
<5> = {7,8,9}
<6> = {8,9,10}
<7> = {10,11}
Spectra Variation1.5
Myhill Propertyno


Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 3765 can be rotated to make 7 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 1965
Scale 1965: Raga Mukhari, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Mukhari
3rd mode:
Scale 1515
Scale 1515: Phrygian/Locrian mixed, Ian Ring Music TheoryPhrygian/Locrian mixed
4th mode:
Scale 2805
Scale 2805: Ishikotsucho, Ian Ring Music TheoryIshikotsucho
5th mode:
Scale 1725
Scale 1725: Minor Bebop, Ian Ring Music TheoryMinor Bebop
6th mode:
Scale 1455
Scale 1455: Phrygian/Aeolian mixed, Ian Ring Music TheoryPhrygian/Aeolian mixedThis is the prime mode
7th mode:
Scale 2775
Scale 2775, Ian Ring Music Theory
8th mode:
Scale 3435
Scale 3435: Prokofiev, Ian Ring Music TheoryProkofiev


The prime form of this scale is Scale 1455

Scale 1455Scale 1455: Phrygian/Aeolian mixed, Ian Ring Music TheoryPhrygian/Aeolian mixed


The octatonic modal family [3765, 1965, 1515, 2805, 1725, 1455, 2775, 3435] is the negative of the tetratonic modal family [165, 645, 1065, 1185]


The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 3765 is 1455

Scale 1455Scale 1455: Phrygian/Aeolian mixed, Ian Ring Music TheoryPhrygian/Aeolian mixed

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 3767Scale 3767: Chromatic Bebop, Ian Ring Music TheoryChromatic Bebop
Scale 3761Scale 3761: Raga Madhuri, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Madhuri
Scale 3763Scale 3763, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3769Scale 3769, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3773Scale 3773: Raga Malgunji, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Malgunji
Scale 3749Scale 3749: Raga Sorati, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Sorati
Scale 3757Scale 3757: Raga Mian Ki Malhar, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Mian Ki Malhar
Scale 3733Scale 3733, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3797Scale 3797, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3829Scale 3829: Taishikicho, Ian Ring Music TheoryTaishikicho
Scale 3637Scale 3637: Raga Rageshri, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Rageshri
Scale 3701Scale 3701, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3893Scale 3893, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4021Scale 4021: Raga Pahadi, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Pahadi
Scale 3253Scale 3253: Mela Naganandini, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Naganandini
Scale 3509Scale 3509, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2741Scale 2741: Major, Ian Ring Music TheoryMajor
Scale 1717Scale 1717: Mixolydian, Ian Ring Music TheoryMixolydian

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