The Exciting Universe Of Music Theory
presents

Jump to: Unknown / Unsorted | Western | Western Modern | Western Altered | Western Mixed | Western Chromatic | Jazz and Blues | Messiaen | Schenkerian | Named After Composers | Carnatic Raga | Carnatic Mela | Hindustani | Gregorian Numbered | East European | Arabic | African | Turkish | Ancient Greek | Modern Greek | Iranian | Jewish | Ethiopian | Japanese | Indonesian | Chinese | Korean | Vietnamese | Exoticisms | Medieval | Zeitler | 12Tone |

Warning: This part of the site is under construction and very much incomplete. There may be errors.

Scale Name Tradition: Named After Composers

Scales that have been named after composers, excluding Messiaen who has his own category. This category also includes by extension scales named after famous works, for example Petrushka (Stravinsky) and Prometheus (Scriabin).

637Debussy's Heptatonic{0,2,3,4,5,6,9}
659Scriabin{0,1,4,7,9}
819Liszt's Prometheus{0,1,4,5,8,9}
975Tcherepnin Octatonic Mode 3{0,1,2,3,6,7,8,9}
979Foulds' Mantra Of Will Scale{0,1,4,6,7,8,9}
1357Takemitsu Linea Mode 2
Takemitsu Tree Line Mode 2
{0,2,3,6,8,10}
1371Pomeroy
Ravel
{0,1,3,4,6,8,10}
1403Espla's Scale{0,1,3,4,5,6,8,10}
1621Scriabin's Prometheus
Mystic
{0,2,4,6,9,10}
1747Petrushka{0,1,4,6,7,9,10}
1749Bartok{0,2,4,6,7,9,10}
1875Persichetti Scale{0,1,4,6,8,9,10}
1911Tcherepnin Nonatonic Mode 3{0,1,2,4,5,6,8,9,10}
2213Tcherepnin Major Pentatonic{0,2,5,7,11}
2377Bartók Gamma Chord{0,3,6,8,11}
2381Takemitsu Linea Mode 1
Takemitsu Tree Line Mode 1
{0,2,3,6,8,11}
2535Tcherepnin Octatonic Mode 2{0,1,2,5,6,7,8,11}
2633Bartók Beta Chord{0,3,6,9,11}
2669Jeths' Mode{0,2,3,5,6,9,11}
2779Shostakovich{0,1,3,4,6,7,9,11}
2795Van der Horst Octatonic{0,1,3,5,6,7,9,11}
2925Modus Conjunctus
Pijper's Scale
{0,2,3,5,6,8,9,11}
3003Tcherepnin Nonatonic Mode 1{0,1,3,4,5,7,8,9,11}
3315Tcherepnin Octatonic Mode 1{0,1,4,5,6,7,10,11}
3379Verdi's Scala Enigmatica Descending{0,1,4,5,8,10,11}
3411Verdi's Scala Enigmatica Ascending{0,1,4,6,8,10,11}
3435Prokofiev{0,1,3,5,6,8,10,11}
3443Verdi's Scala Enigmatica{0,1,4,5,6,8,10,11}
3499Hamel
Peter Hamel Octatonic
{0,1,3,5,7,8,10,11}
3549Tcherepnin Nonatonic Mode 2{0,2,3,4,6,7,8,10,11}
3705Tcherepnin Octatonic Mode 4{0,3,4,5,6,9,10,11}