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Scale 1237

Scale 1237, Ian Ring Music Theory
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i = imperfections

Tones6 (hexatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,4,6,7,10}
Forte Number6-34
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia1 (unhemitonic)
Cohemitonia0 (ancohemitonic)
Imperfections4
Modes5
Prime?no
prime: 683
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 1381
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector142422
Interval Spectrump2m4n2s4dt2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {3,4,5}
<3> = {5,6,7}
<4> = {7,8,9}
<5> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation1.667
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 1237 can be rotated to make 5 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 1333
Scale 1333, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 1357
Scale 1357: Takemitsu Tree Line mode 2, Ian Ring Music TheoryTakemitsu Tree Line mode 2
4th mode:
Scale 1363
Scale 1363, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 2729
Scale 2729, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 853
Scale 853, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 683

Scale 683Scale 683, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The hexatonic modal family [1237, 1333, 1357, 1363, 2729, 853] is the negative of the hexatonic modal family [683, 1369, 1381, 1429, 1621, 2389]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 1237 is 1381

Scale 1381Scale 1381, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 1237 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 1381

Scale 1381Scale 1381, 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 1239Scale 1239, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1233Scale 1233, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1235Scale 1235: Messiaen truncated mode 2, Ian Ring Music TheoryMessiaen truncated mode 2
Scale 1241Scale 1241, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1245Scale 1245, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1221Scale 1221, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1229Scale 1229: Raga Simharava, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Simharava
Scale 1253Scale 1253, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1269Scale 1269, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1173Scale 1173: Dominant Pentatonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryDominant Pentatonic
Scale 1205Scale 1205: Raga Siva Kambhoji, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Siva Kambhoji
Scale 1109Scale 1109, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1365Scale 1365: Whole-tone, Ian Ring Music TheoryWhole-tone
Scale 1493Scale 1493: Lydian Minor, Ian Ring Music TheoryLydian Minor
Scale 1749Scale 1749: Acoustic, Ian Ring Music TheoryAcoustic
Scale 213Scale 213, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 725Scale 725: Raga Yamuna Kalyani, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Yamuna Kalyani
Scale 2261Scale 2261: Raga Caturangini, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Caturangini
Scale 3285Scale 3285: Mela Citrambari, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Citrambari

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