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Scale 453


i = imperfections

Tones5 (pentatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,6,7,8}
Rotational Symmetrynone
Interval Spectrump2m2s2d2t2
Hemitonia2 (dihemitonic)
Cohemitonia1 (uncohemitonic)


Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 453 can be rotated to make 4 other scales.

Scale 1137
Scale 327
Scale 2211
Scale 3153


The pentatonic modal family [1137, 327, 2211, 3153, 453] is the negative of the heptatonic modal family [471, 1479, 1821, 2283, 2787, 3189, 3441]


The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 453 is 1137 

Scale 1137

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 455
Scale 449
Scale 451
Scale 457
Scale 461
Scale 469
Scale 485
Scale 389
Scale 421japenese (b)
Scale 325
Scale 197
Scale 709
Scale 965
Scale 1477
Scale 2501

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