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Scale 1399

Scale 1399, Ian Ring Music Theory
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i = imperfections

Tones8 (octatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,2,4,5,6,8,10}
Forte Number8-24
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia4 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia2 (dicohemitonic)
Imperfections4
Modes7
Prime?yes
Chiralityno
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector464743
Interval Spectrump4m7n4s6d4t3
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2}
<2> = {2,3,4}
<3> = {4,5,6}
<4> = {5,6,7}
<5> = {6,7,8}
<6> = {8,9,10}
<7> = {10,11}
Spectra Variation1.5
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 1399 can be rotated to make 7 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 2747
Scale 2747, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 3421
Scale 3421, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 1879
Scale 1879, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 2987
Scale 2987: Neapolitan Major and Minor mixed, Ian Ring Music TheoryNeapolitan Major and Minor mixed
6th mode:
Scale 3541
Scale 3541, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 1909
Scale 1909, Ian Ring Music Theory
8th mode:
Scale 1501
Scale 1501, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

This is the prime form of this scale.

Negative

The octatonic modal family [1399, 2747, 3421, 1879, 2987, 3541, 1909, 1501] is the negative of the tetratonic modal family [277, 337, 1093, 1297]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 1399 is 3541

Scale 3541Scale 3541, 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 1397Scale 1397: Major Locrian, Ian Ring Music TheoryMajor Locrian
Scale 1395Scale 1395: Asian (a), Ian Ring Music TheoryAsian (a)
Scale 1403Scale 1403: Espla's scale, Ian Ring Music TheoryEspla's scale
Scale 1407Scale 1407, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1383Scale 1383, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1391Scale 1391, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1367Scale 1367: Leading Whole-Tone inverse, Ian Ring Music TheoryLeading Whole-Tone inverse
Scale 1335Scale 1335, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1463Scale 1463, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1527Scale 1527, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1143Scale 1143, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1271Scale 1271, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1655Scale 1655, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1911Scale 1911: Messiaen mode 3, Ian Ring Music TheoryMessiaen mode 3
Scale 375Scale 375, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 887Scale 887, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2423Scale 2423, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3447Scale 3447, 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