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Scale 1411

Scale 1411, Ian Ring Music Theory


Cardinality5 (pentatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,7,8,10}
Forte Number5-Z12
Rotational Symmetrynone
Reflection Axes4
Hemitonia2 (dihemitonic)
Cohemitonia0 (ancohemitonic)
prime: 107
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector222121
Interval Spectrump2mn2s2d2t
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,6}
<2> = {3,4,7}
<3> = {5,8,9}
<4> = {6,10,11}
Spectra Variation3.6
Maximally Evenno
Myhill Propertyno
Ridge Tones[8]


Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 1411 can be rotated to make 4 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 2753
Scale 2753, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 107
Scale 107, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
4th mode:
Scale 2101
Scale 2101, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 1549
Scale 1549, Ian Ring Music Theory


The prime form of this scale is Scale 107

Scale 107Scale 107, Ian Ring Music Theory


The pentatonic modal family [1411, 2753, 107, 2101, 1549] (Forte: 5-Z12) is the complement of the heptatonic modal family [671, 997, 1273, 2383, 3239, 3667, 3881] (Forte: 7-Z12)


The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 1411 is 2101

Scale 2101Scale 2101, Ian Ring Music Theory


T0 1411  T0I 2101
T1 2822  T1I 107
T2 1549  T2I 214
T3 3098  T3I 428
T4 2101  T4I 856
T5 107  T5I 1712
T6 214  T6I 3424
T7 428  T7I 2753
T8 856  T8I 1411
T9 1712  T9I 2822
T10 3424  T10I 1549
T11 2753  T11I 3098

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 1409Scale 1409, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1413Scale 1413, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1415Scale 1415, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1419Scale 1419: Raga Kashyapi, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Kashyapi
Scale 1427Scale 1427: Lolimic, Ian Ring Music TheoryLolimic
Scale 1443Scale 1443: Raga Phenadyuti, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Phenadyuti
Scale 1475Scale 1475, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1283Scale 1283, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1347Scale 1347, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1155Scale 1155, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1667Scale 1667, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1923Scale 1923, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 387Scale 387, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 899Scale 899, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2435Scale 2435: Raga Deshgaur, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Deshgaur
Scale 3459Scale 3459, 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. Bibliography