Balinese Scales

The Balinese Scale (a.k.a. Balinese Pelog Scale) consists of five notes and includes two quadra-steps.

One way to easier learn these scales are to compare them to the Locrian scales, which have some similarities.

C

C Balinese scale diagram
Notes: C, Db, Eb, G, Ab, C

C# / Db

C# Balinese scale diagram
Notes: C#, D, E, G#, A, C#

D

D Balinese scale diagram
Notes: D, Eb, F, A, Bb, D

D# /Eb

D# Balinese scale diagram
Notes: D#, E, F#, A#, B, D#

E

E Balinese scale diagram
Notes: E, F, G, A, C, E

F

F Balinese scale diagram
Notes: F, Gb, Ab, C, Db, F

F# / Gb

F# Balinese scale diagram
Notes: F#, G, A, C#, D, F#

G

G Balinese scale diagram
Notes: G, Ab, Bb, D, Eb, G

G# / Ab

G# Balinese scale diagram
Notes: G#, A, B, D#, E, G#

A

A Balinese scale diagram
Notes: A, Bb, C, E, F, A

A# / Bb

A# Balinese scale diagram
Notes: A#, B, C#, E#, F#, A#

B

B Balinese scale diagram
Notes: B, C, D, F#, G, B

Balinese Scales overview
C: C, Db, Eb, G, Ab, C
C#/Db: C#, D, E, G#, A, C#
D: D, Eb, F, A, Bb, D
D#/Eb: D#, E, F#, A#, B, D#
E: E, F, G, A, C, E
F: F, Gb, Ab, C, Db, F
F#/Gb: F#, G, A, C#, D, F#
G: G, Ab, Bb, D, Eb, G
G#/Ab: G#, A, B, D#, E, G#
A: A, Bb, C, E, F, A
A#/Bb: A#, B, C#, E#, F#, A#
B: B, C, D, F#, G, B

Interval: 1, 2b, 3b, 5, 6b, 7
Semi-notes: 1 - 2 - 4 - 1 - 4
Formula: Half, Whole, Quadra-step, Half, Quadra-step