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Comprehensive Scale Catalog: Eleven-Tone Scales in Equal Temperament

This page is part of Flutopedia's Comprehensive Scale Catalog ... a listing of many (many) scales that can be played on Native American flutes.

This page shows only scales with eleven tones per octave and using 12-tone Equal Temperament.

The root note of each scale is shown in blue, such as Finger diagram closed closed closed closed closed closed.

Harmonic Chromatic Ascending

Scale steps in semitones: 1–1–1–1–1–1–1–1–1–1–2

Scale degrees:
  in semitones: 0–1–2–3–4–5–6–7–8–9–10–12
  intervals: 1–m2–2–m3–3–4–d5–5–m6–6–m7–8
  Root, Minor 2nd, Major 2nd, Minor 3rd, Major 3rd, Perfect 4th, Diminished 5th, Perfect 5th, Minor 6th, Major 6th, Minor 7th, Octave

Pitches starting from C:
  C C♯ D D♯ E F F♯ G G♯ A A♯ c
  C D♭ D E♭ E F G♭ G A♭ A B♭ c

G cleffCC sharpDD sharpEFF sharpGG sharpAA sharpCEnd of staff

G cleffCD flatDE flatEFG flatGA flatAB flatCEnd of staff

The name I use for this scale comes from: Piano Encyclopedia / Simon Parker

Piano Encyclopedia name: Chromatic (harmonic) ascending

 
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