Some Scales that are Similar to the Chromatic Scale

William Turner*

*Corresponding author for this work

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We construct musical compositions by similarity, by constructing scales that are formally similar to the chromatic scale, and defining transformations of such scales that take sounds to similar sounds.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)199-214
Number of pages15
JournalFar East Journal of Mathematical Sciences (FJMS)
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 28 Feb 2020


  • scale
  • chromatic
  • similarity

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