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Internationa Scale Names
Name
Aeolian
Algerian
Arabian (a)
Arabian (b)
Asavari Theta
Balinese
Bilaval Theta
Bhairav Theta
Bhairavi Theta
Byzantine
Chinese
Chinese Mongolian
Diminished
Dorian
Egyptian
Ethiopian (A raray)
Ethiopian (Geez & ezel)
Harmonic Minor
Hawaiian
Hindustan
Hungarian Major
Hungarian Gypsy
Hungarian Gypsy Persian
Hungarian Minor
Ionian
Japanese (A)
Japenese (B)
Japanese (Ichi osucho)
Japanese (Taishi icho)
Javaneese
Jewish (Adonai Mala h)
Jewish (Ahaba Rabba)
Jewish (Magan Abot)
Kafi Theta
Kalyan Theta
Khamaj Theta
Locrian
Lydian
Major
Marva Theta
Mela Bhavapriya (44)
Mela Cha rava am (16)
Mela Chalanata (36)
Mela Charu esi (26)
Mela Chitrambari (66)
Mela Dharmavati (59)
Mela Dhatuvardhani (69)
Mela Dhavalambari (49)
Mela Dhenu a (9)
Mela Dhirasan arabharana (29)
Mela Divyamani (48)
Mela Gamanasrama (53)
Mela Ganamurti (3)
Mela Gangeyabhusani (33)
Mela Gaurimanohari (23)
Mela Gavambodhi (43)
Mela Gaya apriya (13)
Mela Hanumattodi (8)

Relative
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General
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21211131
21212121
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12414
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22323
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59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 Mela Hari ambhoji (28) Mela Hata ambari (18) Mela Hemavati (58) Mela Jalarnavam (38) Mela Jhalavarali (39) Mela Jhan aradhvani (19) Mela Jyotisvarupini (68) Mela Kamavarardhani (51) Mela Kana angi (1) Mela Kantamani (61) Mela Kharaharapriya (22) Mela Kiravani (21) Mela Ko ilapriya (11) Mela Kosalam (71) Mela Latangi (63) Mela Manavati (5) Mela Mararanjani (25) Mela Mayamalavagaula (15) Mela Mecha alyani (65) Mela Naganandini (30) Mela Namanarayani (50) Mela Nasi abhusani (70) Mela Natabhairavi (20) Mela Nata apriya (10) Mela Navanitam (40) Mela Nitimati (60) Mela Pavani (41) Mela Ragavardhani (32) Mela Raghupriya (42) Mela Ramapriya (52) Mela Rasi apriya (72) Mela Ratnangi (2) Mela Risabhapriya (62) Mela Rupavati (12) Mela Sadvidhamargini (46) Mela Salagam (37) Mela Sanmu hapriya (56) Mela Sarasangi (27) Mela Senavati (7) Mela Simhendramadhyama (57) Mela Subhapantuvarali (45) Mela Sucharitra (67) Mela Sulini (35) Mela Surya antam (17) Mela Suvarnangi (47) Mela Syamalangi (55) Mela Tanarupi (6) Mela Vaschaspati (64) Mela Vagadhisvari (34) Mela Va ulabharanam (14) Mela Vanaspati (4) Mela Varunapriya (24) Mela Visvambari (54) Mela Yagapriya (31) Melodic Minor Mixolydian Mohammedan Neopolitan Oriental (a) Overtone Dominant 123456b7 1b2345#67 12b3#456b7 1b22#45b6b7 1b22#45b67 12b345#556 1#23#45b6b7 1b23#45b67 1b2245#56 123#45#56 12b3456b7 12b345b67 1b2b34567 1#23#4567 123#45b67 1b224567 12345#56 1b2345#56 123#4567 12345#67 1b23#45b6b7 1#23#456b7 12b345b6b7 1b2b3456b7 1b22#456b7 12b3#45#67 1b22#4567 1#2345b6b7 1b22#45#67 1b23#456b7 1#23#45#67 1b2245b6b7 123#45b6b7 1b2b345#67 1b2b3#456b7 1b22#45#56 12b3$45b6b7 12345b67 1b2b345#56 12b3#45b67 1b2b3#45b67 1#23#45#56 1#234567 1b234567 1b22#4567 12b3#45#56 1b2245#67 123#456b7 1#23456b7 1#2345b6b7 1b22456b7 12b345#67 1#23#45#67 1#2345#56 12b34567 123456b7 12b345b67 1b2b345b67 1b234b5b6b7 123#456b7 2212212 1312311 2131212 1141122 1141131 2122113 3121122 1321131 1132113 2221113 2122212* 2122131 1222221* 3121221 2221131 1132221 2212113 1312113 2221221 2212311 1321122 3121212 2122122 1222212 1141212 2131311 1141221 3112122 1141311 1321212 3121311 1132122 2221122 1222311 1231212 1141113 2131122 2212131 1222113 2131131 1231131 3121113 3112221 1312221 1141221 2131113 1132311 2221212 3112212 1312122 1132212 2122311 1321311 3112113* 2122221 2212212 2122131 1222131 1311222 2221212 .

Veda 19-24 2122 V. I. 1976 "Twentienth Century Harmony" by Vincent Perischetti. 1968 "The Ragas of South India" by Walter Kaufmann. 1961 Note: The Melas of South India are divided into twelve cha ras. 1965 "The Ragas of North India" by Walter Kaufmann. "John McLaughlin and the Mahavishnu Orchestra" (Music Vocabulary) of th "Charlie Par er Omniboo " (Scale Syllabus) solo transcriptions by Jame "Encyclopedia of Scales" by Don Schaeffer & Charles Colin.Netra 7-12 1222 III.Indu (melas:) 1-6 (structure:) 1132 II.119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 Pentatonic Major 12356 Pentatonic Minor 1b345b7 Persian 1b234b5b67 Phrygian 1b2b345b6b7 Purvi Theta 1b23#45b67 Roumanian Minor 12b3#456b7 Spanish Gypsy 1b2345b6b6 Todi Theta 1b2b3#45b67 Whole Tone 123#4#5b7 Augmented 1#235b67 Blues 1b34#45b7 Diatonic 12356 Double Harmonic 1b2345b67 Eight Tone Spanish 1b2#234b5b6b7 Enigmatic 1b23#4#5#67 Hirajoshi 12b35b6 Kumoi 12b356 Leading Whole Tone 123#4#5#67 Lydian Augmented 123#4#567 Neoploitan Major 1b2b34567 Neopolitan Minor 1b2b345b6b7 Oriental (b) 1b234b56b7 Pelog 1b2b35b6 Prometheus 123b56b7 Prometheus Neopolitan 1b23b56b7 Six Tone Symmetrical 1b234#56 Super Locrian 1b2#23#4#5b7 Lydian Minor 123#45b6b7 Lydian Diminished 12b3#4567 Nine Tone Scale 12#23#45#567 Auxiliary Diminished 12b34#4#567 Auxiliary Augmented 123#4#5#6 Auxiliary Diminished Blues 1b2#23#456b7 Major Locrian 1234b5b6b7 Overtone 123#456b7 Hindu 12345b6b7 Diminished Whole Tone 1b2#23#4#5b7 Pure Minor 12b345b6b7 Half Diminished (Locrian) 1b2b34b5b6b7 Half Diminished #2 (Locrian #2) 12b34b5b6b7 Dominant 7th 12456b7 23223 32232 1311231 1222122 1321131 2131212 1312122 1231131 222222* 313131 321132 22323 1312131* 12111222 1322211 21414 21423 222211 2222121 1222221* 1222122 1311312 12341 222312 132312 131313 1212222 2221122 2131122 211211121 21212121 222222 12121212 2211222 2221212 2212122 1212222 2122122 1221222 2121222 232212 * signify scale structure palindromes (same forward and bac ward) Scale names source refererences: "The Lydian Chromatic Concept of Tonal Organization" by George Russell.Agni 13-18 1312 IV.Bana 25-30 2212 VI.Rutu 31=36 3112 .

1980 with an addendum dated 4/13/81 & 7/2 With added sources and more scales added 24 February 1998.Vasu IX.cybertron.com http://home.Brahma X.Rudra XII.Aditya 37-42 43-48 49-54 55-60 61-66 67-72 1141 1231 1321 2131 2221 3121 Originally completed July 25. Benjamin Tubb brtubb@cybertron.Disi XI.html .com/~brtubb/theory.VII.Rishi VIII.