All possible scales

All possible scales of three to eleven notes within the chromatic scale
with revised text and CD content
by Pete White

Book [pdf, 5.44 MB]

Example scale

The book contains 344 scales, each given in all keys that make sense. For example, common scales are given in 12 keys, but the whole tone scale is given in two keys because there are effectively only two different whole tone scales.

scale 277

Example sheet music

The book comes with 48 audio tracks (see below) and contains notes describing each track and what it illustrates.

sheet music example, track 22

Table of Contents

Introduction3
Index of Some Named Scales6
Legend 17
3-Note Scales8
4-Note Scales11
5-Note Scales19
6-Note Scales36
On 7-Note Scales, 209 and Foreign Scales56
7-Note Scales57
8-Note Scales74
9-Note Scales96
10-Note Scales106
11-Note Scales109
12-Note Scale110
Introduction 2111
Legend 2111
Subscales112
Text (with track- by-track illustration and comment)113
Symmetrical Scales124
Translation129
Extenses134
Rhythm135
Backings for Practice136
Some Uses140
Some Short Sequences141
Things to Do with Strange Scales143
The Last Track145
P.S. Temperament146
Table of CD Contents147
Bibliography (By Title)149

Audio files

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