Prometheus Scales

Prometheus can in music refer to both a scale and a chord, the later is also known as the Mystic chord (C Prometheus chord: C, F#, Bb, E, A, D).

The diagrams below present one of three "Prometheus" scales. The other two are Prometheus Neapolitan which deviates with one note (C Prometheus Neapolitan Scale: C, Db, E, F#, A, Bb, C), and Prometheus Liszt which deviates with four notes (C Prometheus Liszt scale: C, Db, E, F, G#, A, C).

C

C Prometheus scale diagram
Notes: C, D, E, F#, A, Bb, C

C# / Db

C# Prometheus scale diagram
Notes: C#, D#, F, G, A#, B, C#

D

D Prometheus scale diagram
Notes: D, E, F#, G#, B, C, D

D# /Eb

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

E

E Prometheus scale diagram
Notes: E, F#, G#, A#, C#, D, E

F

F Prometheus scale diagram
Notes: F, G, A, B, D, Eb, F

F# / Gb

F# Prometheus scale diagram
Notes: F#, G#, A#, C, D#, E, F#

G

G Prometheus scale diagram
Notes: G, A, B, C#, E, F, G

G# / Ab

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

A

A Prometheus scale diagram
Notes: A, B, C#, D#, F#, G, A

A# / Bb

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

B

B Prometheus scale diagram
Notes: B, C#, D#, F, G#, A, B

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

Intervals: 1, 2, 3, 4#, 6, 7b
Semi-notes: 2 - 2 - 2 - 3 - 1 - 2
Formula: Whole, Whole, Whole, Whole and a half, Half, Whole