List of Luna Scales

LUNA Scales Names  Meaning

The name of the scale with japanese Kanji, describing the atmosphere / energy of the scale.

Interval Combination

Core interval structure, independend of notes, based on any tonic / prime.

( klick on the number to hear the interval ! )

compatibility Mode,  known as

Scales with the same structure and character. Compatible with the same key.

Example Notes with C3-Ding

The Tonic / Key note is bold.

( klick on the notes for sound

and klick on the scale type "nana, roku or go" to go directly to the virtual LUNA  )



YU MEI

 

幽 - Yu 

deep, hidden, profound,

obscure, dark, mysterious

 

命 - Mei

destiny, fate, life, sign, order

Aeolian Minor, Natural Minor,

Integral, Kurd, Enigma, Ursa Minor, Celtic, Amara, Big Bear, Pygmi, Magic Voyager, Avalon, Mystic, Equinox, Arboreal, Anna Ziska, Xiao Xiong Diao, Yue Diao



AO - TAMA

 

青 - Ao

blue, green, sap-geen

dark green or blue

 

玉 - Tama

drop, raindrop, pearl, jewel, sphere, tear

Ionian Major, Sabye, Ysha Savita, Melog,Russian Major, Raga Deshi Todi, Oxalis, Arcadian (+4), Elysian, Zhi Dao



ON - WA

 

穏 - On

calm, tranquil, moderate, 

quiet


和 - Wa

piecefull, harmony, piece

Lydian Mode, Aegan, Golden Gate, Russian Major, Raga Deshi Todi, Melog, Shanti



KO - SHOKU

 

好 - Ko

to like, beautyfull, to enjoy, peasant


色 - Shoku

color, pleasure, passion, erotic

Harmonic Minor, Wiching Hour, Syrah, Hijaz, Kaffa, Shiraz, Avebury, Klezmera, Orion, Raga Kirvani, Caspian (+4)



JIYU - NI

 

自 - Jiyu

Self, personal, by itself


由 - Ni

reason, origin, way of doing, cause

Phrygian, Yu Shan Diao, Hokkaido, Akebono, Kumo, Raiun, Iwato, Khamseen



MA - HO

 

魔 - Ma

magical power, witchcraft, spirit


法 - Ho

law, craft,  way of doing, rule

Harmonic Minor, Augmented

Ionian, Locrian, Mahara, Mondhra, Onoleo, Emmanuel



IN - ME

 

陰 - In

female principle, shadow, obscure


女 - Me

woman, girl, female

Dorian, Shakti, Raga Abhogi, La Sirena, Jibuk



HANA - RO

 

花 - Hana

flower, petal, blossom, bloom


路 - Ro

way, route, road, principle, method

Mixolydian, Gong Low, Oxalista, Oxalis, Raga Dejani, Saudade (+4)