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Scale 1277

Scale 1277, Ian Ring Music Theory
iii

i = imperfections

Tones8 (octatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,3,4,5,6,7,10}
Forte Number8-11
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia5 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia4 (multicohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes7
Prime?no
prime: 703
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 2021
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector565552
Interval Spectrump5m5n5s6d5t2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {2,3,4,5}
<3> = {3,4,5,6,7}
<4> = {4,5,6,7,8}
<5> = {5,6,7,8,9}
<6> = {7,8,9,10}
<7> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation2.75
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 1277 can be rotated to make 7 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 1343
Scale 1343, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 2719
Scale 2719, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 3407
Scale 3407, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 3751
Scale 3751, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 3923
Scale 3923, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 4009
Scale 4009, Ian Ring Music Theory
8th mode:
Scale 1013
Scale 1013, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 703

Scale 703Scale 703, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The octatonic modal family [1277, 1343, 2719, 3407, 3751, 3923, 4009, 1013] is the negative of the tetratonic modal family [43, 1409, 1541, 2069]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 1277 is 2021

Scale 2021Scale 2021, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 1277 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 2021

Scale 2021Scale 2021, 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 1279Scale 1279, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1273Scale 1273, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1275Scale 1275, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1269Scale 1269, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1261Scale 1261: Modified Blues, Ian Ring Music TheoryModified Blues
Scale 1245Scale 1245, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1213Scale 1213, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1149Scale 1149, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1405Scale 1405, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1533Scale 1533, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1789Scale 1789: Blues Enneatonic II, Ian Ring Music TheoryBlues Enneatonic II
Scale 253Scale 253, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 765Scale 765, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2301Scale 2301, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3325Scale 3325, 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