Atlas of Scales and Modes in a 12-Note Octave

Modes are grouped with respect to octave size (the number of notes contained in an octave) and scale size (the number of notes the scale contains). Each combination generates one of the 1 maps pictured below.

Click on a thumbnail to show the associated map.
Map of 5-note modes with 12 notes per octave.Map of 7-note modes with 12 notes per octave.