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Scale 1387: "Locrian"

Also known as: Half Diminished Locrian, Greek Mixolydian, Greek Hyperdorian, Medieval Hypophrygian, Medieval Locrian, Greek Medieval Hyperaeolian, Rut biscale descending, Pien chih, Makam Lami, Yishtabach

Scale 1387: Locrian, Ian Ring Music Theory
i

i = imperfections

Tones7 (heptatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,3,5,6,8,10}
Forte Number7-35
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia2 (dihemitonic)
Cohemitonia0 (ancohemitonic)
Imperfections1
Modes6
Prime?yes
Chiralityno
Deep Scaleyes
Interval Vector254361
Interval Spectrump6m3n4s5d2t
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2}
<2> = {3,4}
<3> = {5,6}
<4> = {6,7}
<5> = {8,9}
<6> = {10,11}
Spectra Variation0.857
Myhill Propertyyes
Coherenceno
Heliotonicyes

Harmonic Chords

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 1387 can be rotated to make 6 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 2741
Scale 2741: Major, Ian Ring Music TheoryMajor
3rd mode:
Scale 1709
Scale 1709: Dorian, Ian Ring Music TheoryDorian
4th mode:
Scale 1451
Scale 1451: Phrygian, Ian Ring Music TheoryPhrygian
5th mode:
Scale 2773
Scale 2773: Lydian, Ian Ring Music TheoryLydian
6th mode:
Scale 1717
Scale 1717: Mixolydian, Ian Ring Music TheoryMixolydian
7th mode:
Scale 1453
Scale 1453: Aeolian, Ian Ring Music TheoryAeolian

Prime

This is the prime form of this scale.

Negative

The heptatonic modal family [1387, 2741, 1709, 1451, 2773, 1717, 1453] is the negative of the pentatonic modal family [661, 677, 1189, 1193, 1321]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 1387 is 2773

Scale 2773Scale 2773: Lydian, Ian Ring Music TheoryLydian

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 1385Scale 1385, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1389Scale 1389: Minor Locrian, Ian Ring Music TheoryMinor Locrian
Scale 1391Scale 1391, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1379Scale 1379, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1383Scale 1383, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1395Scale 1395: Asian (a), Ian Ring Music TheoryAsian (a)
Scale 1403Scale 1403: Espla's scale, Ian Ring Music TheoryEspla's scale
Scale 1355Scale 1355: Raga Bhavani, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Bhavani
Scale 1371Scale 1371: Superlocrian, Ian Ring Music TheorySuperlocrian
Scale 1323Scale 1323: Ritsu, Ian Ring Music TheoryRitsu
Scale 1451Scale 1451: Phrygian, Ian Ring Music TheoryPhrygian
Scale 1515Scale 1515: Phrygian/Locrian mixed, Ian Ring Music TheoryPhrygian/Locrian mixed
Scale 1131Scale 1131: Honchoshi plagal form, Ian Ring Music TheoryHonchoshi plagal form
Scale 1259Scale 1259, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1643Scale 1643: Locrian natural 6, Ian Ring Music TheoryLocrian natural 6
Scale 1899Scale 1899, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 363Scale 363, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 875Scale 875: Locrian Double-flat 7, Ian Ring Music TheoryLocrian Double-flat 7
Scale 2411Scale 2411, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3435Scale 3435: Prokofiev, Ian Ring Music TheoryProkofiev

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