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Scale 1239

Scale 1239, Ian Ring Music Theory
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Tones7 (heptatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,2,4,6,7,10}
Forte Number7-28
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia3 (trihemitonic)
Cohemitonia1 (uncohemitonic)
Imperfections4
Modes6
Prime?no
prime: 747
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 3429
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector344433
Interval Spectrump3m4n4s4d3t3
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {2,3,4,5}
<3> = {4,5,6}
<4> = {6,7,8}
<5> = {7,8,9,10}
<6> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation2
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicyes

Harmonic Chords

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 1239 can be rotated to make 6 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 2667
Scale 2667, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 3381
Scale 3381, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 1869
Scale 1869, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 1491
Scale 1491: Mela Namanarayani, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Namanarayani
6th mode:
Scale 2793
Scale 2793, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 861
Scale 861, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 747

Scale 747Scale 747, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The heptatonic modal family [1239, 2667, 3381, 1869, 1491, 2793, 861] is the negative of the pentatonic modal family [333, 837, 1107, 1233, 2601]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 1239 is 3429

Scale 3429Scale 3429, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 1239 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 3429

Scale 3429Scale 3429, 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 1237Scale 1237, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1235Scale 1235: Messiaen truncated mode 2, Ian Ring Music TheoryMessiaen truncated mode 2
Scale 1243Scale 1243, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1247Scale 1247, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1223Scale 1223, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1231Scale 1231, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1255Scale 1255: Chromatic Mixolydian, Ian Ring Music TheoryChromatic Mixolydian
Scale 1271Scale 1271, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1175Scale 1175, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1207Scale 1207, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1111Scale 1111, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1367Scale 1367: Leading Whole-Tone inverse, Ian Ring Music TheoryLeading Whole-Tone inverse
Scale 1495Scale 1495: Messiaen mode 6, Ian Ring Music TheoryMessiaen mode 6
Scale 1751Scale 1751, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 215Scale 215, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 727Scale 727, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2263Scale 2263, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3287Scale 3287, 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