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Scale 947: "Mela Gayakapriya"

Also known as: Raga Kalakanti, Romani Hexatonic

Scale 947: Mela Gayakapriya, Ian Ring Music Theory
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i = imperfections

Tones7 (heptatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,4,5,7,8,9}
Forte Number7-21
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia4 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia1 (uncohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes6
Prime?no
prime: 823
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 2489
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector424641
Interval Spectrump4m6n4s2d4t
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {2,3,4}
<3> = {4,5,6,7}
<4> = {5,6,7,8}
<5> = {8,9,10}
<6> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation2
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicyes

Harmonic Chords

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 947 can be rotated to make 6 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 2521
Scale 2521: Mela Dhatuvardhani, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Dhatuvardhani
3rd mode:
Scale 827
Scale 827, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 2461
Scale 2461, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 1639
Scale 1639, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 2867
Scale 2867, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 3481
Scale 3481, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 823

Scale 823Scale 823, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The heptatonic modal family [947, 2521, 827, 2461, 1639, 2867, 3481] is the negative of the pentatonic modal family [307, 787, 817, 2201, 2441]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 947 is 2489

Scale 2489Scale 2489: Mela Gangeyabhusani, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Gangeyabhusani

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 947 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 2489

Scale 2489Scale 2489: Mela Gangeyabhusani, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Gangeyabhusani

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 945Scale 945: Raga Saravati, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Saravati
Scale 949Scale 949: Mela Mararanjani, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Mararanjani
Scale 951Scale 951, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 955Scale 955, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 931Scale 931: Raga Kalakanthi, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Kalakanthi
Scale 939Scale 939: Mela Senavati, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Senavati
Scale 915Scale 915: Raga Kalagada, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Kalagada
Scale 979Scale 979: Mela Dhavalambari, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Dhavalambari
Scale 1011Scale 1011, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 819Scale 819: Augmented Inverse, Ian Ring Music TheoryAugmented Inverse
Scale 883Scale 883, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 691Scale 691: Raga Kalavati, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Kalavati
Scale 435Scale 435: Raga Purna Pancama, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Purna Pancama
Scale 1459Scale 1459: Phrygian Dominant, Ian Ring Music TheoryPhrygian Dominant
Scale 1971Scale 1971, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2995Scale 2995: Raga Saurashtra, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Saurashtra

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