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Scale 1253

Scale 1253, Ian Ring Music Theory
ii

i = imperfections

Tones6 (hexatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,5,6,7,10}
Forte Number6-Z48
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicyes
Hemitonia2 (dihemitonic)
Cohemitonia1 (uncohemitonic)
Imperfections2
Modes5
Prime?no
prime: 679
Chiralityno
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector232341
Interval Spectrump4m3n2s3d2t
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {2,4,5}
<3> = {5,6,7}
<4> = {7,8,10}
<5> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation2
Myhill Propertyno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 1253 can be rotated to make 5 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 1337
Scale 1337, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 679
Scale 679, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
4th mode:
Scale 2387
Scale 2387, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 3241
Scale 3241, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 917
Scale 917, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 679

Scale 679Scale 679, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The hexatonic modal family [1253, 1337, 679, 2387, 3241, 917] is the negative of the hexatonic modal family [427, 1379, 1421, 1589, 2261, 2737]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 1253 is itself, because it is a palindromic scale!

Scale 1253Scale 1253, 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 1255Scale 1255: Chromatic Mixolydian, Ian Ring Music TheoryChromatic Mixolydian
Scale 1249Scale 1249, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1251Scale 1251, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1257Scale 1257: Blues scale, Ian Ring Music TheoryBlues scale
Scale 1261Scale 1261: Modified Blues, Ian Ring Music TheoryModified Blues
Scale 1269Scale 1269, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1221Scale 1221, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1237Scale 1237, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1189Scale 1189: Suspended Pentatonic, Ian Ring Music TheorySuspended Pentatonic
Scale 1125Scale 1125, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1381Scale 1381, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1509Scale 1509, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1765Scale 1765, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 229Scale 229, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 741Scale 741, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2277Scale 2277, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3301Scale 3301: Chromatic Mixolydian inverse, Ian Ring Music TheoryChromatic Mixolydian inverse

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