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Scale 1495: "Messiaen mode 6"

Scale 1495: Messiaen mode 6, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones8 (octatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,2,4,6,7,8,10}
Forte Number8-25
Rotational Symmetry6 semitones
Palindromicno
Hemitonia4 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia2 (dicohemitonic)
Imperfections4
Modes3
Prime?yes
Chiralityno
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector464644
Interval Spectrump4m6n4s6d4t4
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2}
<2> = {2,3,4}
<3> = {4,5}
<4> = {6}
<5> = {7,8}
<6> = {8,9,10}
<7> = {10,11}
Spectra Variation1
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedyes
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 1495 can be rotated to make 3 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 2795
Scale 2795: Van der Horst Octatonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryVan der Horst Octatonic
3rd mode:
Scale 3445
Scale 3445: Messiaen mode 6 inverse, Ian Ring Music TheoryMessiaen mode 6 inverse
4th mode:
Scale 1885
Scale 1885, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

This is the prime form of this scale.

Negative

The octatonic modal family [1495, 2795, 3445, 1885] is the negative of the tetratonic modal family [325, 1105]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 1495 is 3445

Scale 3445Scale 3445: Messiaen mode 6 inverse, Ian Ring Music TheoryMessiaen mode 6 inverse

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 1493Scale 1493: Lydian Minor, Ian Ring Music TheoryLydian Minor
Scale 1491Scale 1491: Mela Namanarayani, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Namanarayani
Scale 1499Scale 1499: Bebop Locrian, Ian Ring Music TheoryBebop Locrian
Scale 1503Scale 1503, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1479Scale 1479: Mela Jalarnava, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Jalarnava
Scale 1487Scale 1487, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1511Scale 1511, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1527Scale 1527, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1431Scale 1431, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1463Scale 1463, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1367Scale 1367: Leading Whole-Tone inverse, Ian Ring Music TheoryLeading Whole-Tone inverse
Scale 1239Scale 1239, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1751Scale 1751, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2007Scale 2007, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 471Scale 471, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 983Scale 983, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2519Scale 2519, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3543Scale 3543, 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