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Also known as: Raga Kambhoji, Devarangini, Sama, Syama, Scottish Hexatonic

*i* = imperfections

Tones | 6 (hexatonic) |
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Pitch Class Set | {0,2,4,5,7,9} |

Forte Number | 6-32 |

Rotational Symmetry | none |

Palindromic | no |

Hemitonia | 1 (unhemitonic) |

Cohemitonia | 0 (ancohemitonic) |

Imperfections | 1 |

Modes | 5 |

Prime? | yes |

Chirality | no |

Deep Scale | yes |

Interval Vector | 143250 |

Interval Spectrum | p^{5}m^{2}n^{3}s^{4}d |

Distribution Spectra | <1> = {1,2,3} <2> = {3,4,5} <3> = {5,7} <4> = {7,8,9} <5> = {9,10,11} |

Spectra Variation | 1.667 |

Myhill Property | no |

Balanced | no |

Coherence | no |

Heliotonic | no |

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 693 can be rotated to make 5 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode: Scale 1197 | Minor Hexatonic | ||||

3rd mode: Scale 1323 | Ritsu | ||||

4th mode: Scale 2709 | Raga Kumud | ||||

5th mode: Scale 1701 | Dominant Seventh | ||||

6th mode: Scale 1449 | Raga Gopikavasantam |

This is the prime form of this scale.

The hexatonic modal family [693, 1197, 1323, 2709, 1701, 1449] is the negative of the hexatonic modal family [693, 1197, 1323, 1449, 1701, 2709]

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 693 is 1449

Scale 1449 | Raga Gopikavasantam |

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 695 | ||||

Scale 689 | Raga Nagasvaravali | |||

Scale 691 | Raga Kalavati | |||

Scale 697 | ||||

Scale 701 | ||||

Scale 677 | Scottish Pentatonic | |||

Scale 685 | Raga Suddha Bangala | |||

Scale 661 | Major Pentatonic | |||

Scale 725 | Raga Yamuna Kalyani | |||

Scale 757 | ||||

Scale 565 | ||||

Scale 629 | ||||

Scale 821 | ||||

Scale 949 | Mela Mararanjani | |||

Scale 181 | Raga Budhamanohari | |||

Scale 437 | ||||

Scale 1205 | Raga Siva Kambhoji | |||

Scale 1717 | Mixolydian | |||

Scale 2741 | Major |

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