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Scale 653: "Dorian Pentatonic"

Also known as: Raga Sivaranjini, Raga Shivranjani, Akebono I, Kumoi

Scale 653: Dorian Pentatonic, Ian Ring Music Theory
ii

i = imperfections

Tones5 (pentatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,3,7,9}
Forte Number5-29
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia1 (unhemitonic)
Cohemitonia0 (ancohemitonic)
Imperfections2
Modes4
Prime?no
prime: 331
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 1577
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector122131
Interval Spectrump3mn2s2dt
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3,4}
<2> = {3,5,6}
<3> = {6,7,9}
<4> = {8,9,10,11}
Spectra Variation2.4
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 653 can be rotated to make 4 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 1187
Scale 1187: Kokin-joshi, Ian Ring Music TheoryKokin-joshi
3rd mode:
Scale 2641
Scale 2641: Raga Hindol, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Hindol
4th mode:
Scale 421
Scale 421: Han-kumoi, Ian Ring Music TheoryHan-kumoi
5th mode:
Scale 1129
Scale 1129: Raga Jayakauns, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Jayakauns

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 331

Scale 331Scale 331: Raga Chhaya Todi, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Chhaya Todi

Negative

The pentatonic modal family [653, 1187, 2641, 421, 1129] is the negative of the heptatonic modal family [727, 1483, 1721, 1837, 2411, 2789, 3253]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 653 is 1577

Scale 1577Scale 1577: Raga Chandrakauns (Kafi), Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Chandrakauns (Kafi)

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 653 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 1577

Scale 1577Scale 1577: Raga Chandrakauns (Kafi), Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Chandrakauns (Kafi)

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 655Scale 655, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 649Scale 649, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 651Scale 651, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 645Scale 645, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 661Scale 661: Major Pentatonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryMajor Pentatonic
Scale 669Scale 669, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 685Scale 685: Raga Suddha Bangala, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Suddha Bangala
Scale 717Scale 717: Raga Vijayanagari, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Vijayanagari
Scale 525Scale 525, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 589Scale 589, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 781Scale 781, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 909Scale 909, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 141Scale 141, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 397Scale 397: Hirajoshi, Ian Ring Music TheoryHirajoshi
Scale 1165Scale 1165, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1677Scale 1677: Raga Manavi, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Manavi
Scale 2701Scale 2701: Hawaiian, Ian Ring Music TheoryHawaiian

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