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Scale 1015

Scale 1015, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones9 (nonatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,2,4,5,6,7,8,9}
Forte Number9-4
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia7 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia5 (multicohemitonic)
Imperfections2
Modes8
Prime?no
prime: 959
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 3577
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector766773
Interval Spectrump7m7n6s6d7t3
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {2,3,4}
<3> = {3,4,5}
<4> = {4,5,6,7}
<5> = {5,6,7,8}
<6> = {7,8,9}
<7> = {8,9,10}
<8> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation2
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 1015 can be rotated to make 8 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 2555
Scale 2555, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 3325
Scale 3325, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 1855
Scale 1855, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 2975
Scale 2975, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 3535
Scale 3535, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 3815
Scale 3815, Ian Ring Music Theory
8th mode:
Scale 3955
Scale 3955, Ian Ring Music Theory
9th mode:
Scale 4025
Scale 4025, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 959

Scale 959Scale 959, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The nonatonic modal family [1015, 2555, 3325, 1855, 2975, 3535, 3815, 3955, 4025] is the negative of the tritonic modal family [35, 385, 2065]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 1015 is 3577

Scale 3577Scale 3577, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 1015 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 3577

Scale 3577Scale 3577, Ian Ring Music Theory

Nearby Scales:

These are other scales that are similar to this one, created by adding a tone, removing a tone, or moving one note up or down a semitone.

Scale 1013Scale 1013, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1011Scale 1011, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1019Scale 1019, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1023Scale 1023, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 999Scale 999, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1007Scale 1007, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 983Scale 983, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 951Scale 951, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 887Scale 887, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 759Scale 759, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 503Scale 503, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1527Scale 1527, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2039Scale 2039, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3063Scale 3063, Ian Ring Music Theory

This scale analysis was created by Ian Ring, Canadian Composer of works for Piano, and total music theory nerd. The software used to generate this analysis is an open source project at GitHub. Scale notation generated by VexFlow, and MIDI playback by MIDI.js