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Scale 1231

Scale 1231, Ian Ring Music Theory
iii

i = imperfections

Tones7 (heptatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,2,3,6,7,10}
Forte Number7-Z18
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia4 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia2 (dicohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes6
Prime?no
prime: 755
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 3685
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector434442
Interval Spectrump4m4n4s3d4t2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {2,3,4,5}
<3> = {3,4,5,6,7}
<4> = {5,6,7,8,9}
<5> = {7,8,9,10}
<6> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation2.571
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicyes

Harmonic Chords

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 1231 can be rotated to make 6 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 2663
Scale 2663, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 3379
Scale 3379: Verdi's Scala enigmatica descending, Ian Ring Music TheoryVerdi's Scala enigmatica descending
4th mode:
Scale 3737
Scale 3737, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 979
Scale 979: Mela Dhavalambari, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Dhavalambari
6th mode:
Scale 2537
Scale 2537, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 829
Scale 829, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 755

Scale 755Scale 755, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The heptatonic modal family [1231, 2663, 3379, 3737, 979, 2537, 829] is the negative of the pentatonic modal family [179, 779, 1633, 2137, 2437]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 1231 is 3685

Scale 3685Scale 3685, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 1231 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 3685

Scale 3685Scale 3685, 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 1229Scale 1229: Raga Simharava, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Simharava
Scale 1227Scale 1227, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1223Scale 1223, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1239Scale 1239, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1247Scale 1247, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1263Scale 1263, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1167Scale 1167, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1199Scale 1199, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1103Scale 1103, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1359Scale 1359, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1487Scale 1487, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1743Scale 1743, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 207Scale 207, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 719Scale 719, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2255Scale 2255, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3279Scale 3279, 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