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Scale 693: "Arezzo Major Diatonic Hexachord"

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

Scale 693: Arezzo Major Diatonic Hexachord, Ian Ring Music Theory
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i = imperfections

Tones6 (hexatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,4,5,7,9}
Forte Number6-32
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia1 (unhemitonic)
Cohemitonia0 (ancohemitonic)
Imperfections1
Modes5
Prime?yes
Chiralityno
Deep Scaleyes
Interval Vector143250
Interval Spectrump5m2n3s4d
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {3,4,5}
<3> = {5,7}
<4> = {7,8,9}
<5> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation1.667
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

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
Scale 1197: Minor Hexatonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryMinor Hexatonic
3rd mode:
Scale 1323
Scale 1323: Ritsu, Ian Ring Music TheoryRitsu
4th mode:
Scale 2709
Scale 2709: Raga Kumud, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Kumud
5th mode:
Scale 1701
Scale 1701: Dominant Seventh, Ian Ring Music TheoryDominant Seventh
6th mode:
Scale 1449
Scale 1449: Raga Gopikavasantam, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Gopikavasantam

Prime

This is the prime form of this scale.

Negative

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

Inverse

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

Scale 1449Scale 1449: Raga Gopikavasantam, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Gopikavasantam

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 695Scale 695, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 689Scale 689: Raga Nagasvaravali, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Nagasvaravali
Scale 691Scale 691: Raga Kalavati, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Kalavati
Scale 697Scale 697, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 701Scale 701, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 677Scale 677: Scottish Pentatonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryScottish Pentatonic
Scale 685Scale 685: Raga Suddha Bangala, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Suddha Bangala
Scale 661Scale 661: Major Pentatonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryMajor Pentatonic
Scale 725Scale 725: Raga Yamuna Kalyani, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Yamuna Kalyani
Scale 757Scale 757, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 565Scale 565, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 629Scale 629, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 821Scale 821, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 949Scale 949: Mela Mararanjani, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Mararanjani
Scale 181Scale 181: Raga Budhamanohari, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Budhamanohari
Scale 437Scale 437, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1205Scale 1205: Raga Siva Kambhoji, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Siva Kambhoji
Scale 1717Scale 1717: Mixolydian, Ian Ring Music TheoryMixolydian
Scale 2741Scale 2741: Major, Ian Ring Music TheoryMajor

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