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Scale 1293

Scale 1293, Ian Ring Music Theory
iii

i = imperfections

Tones5 (pentatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,3,8,10}
Forte Number5-24
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia1 (unhemitonic)
Cohemitonia0 (ancohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes4
Prime?no
prime: 171
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 1557
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector131221
Interval Spectrump2m2ns3dt
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,5}
<2> = {3,4,6,7}
<3> = {5,6,8,9}
<4> = {7,10,11}
Spectra Variation3.2
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 1293 can be rotated to make 4 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 1347
Scale 1347, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 2721
Scale 2721: Raga Puruhutika, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Puruhutika
4th mode:
Scale 213
Scale 213, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 1077
Scale 1077, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 171

Scale 171Scale 171, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The pentatonic modal family [1293, 1347, 2721, 213, 1077] is the negative of the heptatonic modal family [687, 1401, 1509, 1941, 2391, 3243, 3669]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 1293 is 1557

Scale 1557Scale 1557, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 1293 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 1557

Scale 1557Scale 1557, 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 1295Scale 1295, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1289Scale 1289, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1291Scale 1291, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1285Scale 1285, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1301Scale 1301, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1309Scale 1309, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1325Scale 1325, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1357Scale 1357: Takemitsu Tree Line mode 2, Ian Ring Music TheoryTakemitsu Tree Line mode 2
Scale 1421Scale 1421: Raga Trimurti, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Trimurti
Scale 1037Scale 1037: Warao tetratonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryWarao tetratonic
Scale 1165Scale 1165, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1549Scale 1549, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1805Scale 1805, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 269Scale 269, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 781Scale 781, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2317Scale 2317, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3341Scale 3341, 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