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Re: pentatonic scales
The gong kebyar style of Balinese gamelan music uses a pentatonic scale that
has two (roughly) semitone intervals.
From: AUDITORY Research in Auditory Perception
[mailto:AUDITORY@LISTS.MCGILL.CA]On Behalf Of Roger Watt
Sent: Friday, April 27, 2001 3:39 AM
Subject: pentatonic scales
I have a nagging notion that not all of the world's pentatonic scales are
anhemitonic: some do have semitone intervals in them. The best reference I
can find this morning is on p62 of Storr "Music and the Mind", but I'm sure
somewhere I've got a long list of extant pentatonic scales. Perhaps someone
else has this.
University of Stirling