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Scale 1525

Scale 1525, Ian Ring Music Theory
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i = imperfections

Tones8 (octatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,4,5,6,7,8,10}
Forte Number8-21
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicyes
Hemitonia4 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia3 (tricohemitonic)
Imperfections4
Modes7
Prime?no
prime: 1375
Chiralityno
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector474643
Interval Spectrump4m6n4s7d4t3
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2}
<2> = {2,3,4}
<3> = {3,4,5,6}
<4> = {4,5,6,7,8}
<5> = {6,7,8,9}
<6> = {8,9,10}
<7> = {10,11}
Spectra Variation2
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 1525 can be rotated to make 7 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 1405
Scale 1405, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 1375
Scale 1375, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
4th mode:
Scale 2735
Scale 2735, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 3415
Scale 3415, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 3755
Scale 3755, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 3925
Scale 3925, Ian Ring Music Theory
8th mode:
Scale 2005
Scale 2005, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 1375

Scale 1375Scale 1375, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The octatonic modal family [1525, 1405, 1375, 2735, 3415, 3755, 3925, 2005] is the negative of the tetratonic modal family [85, 1045, 1285, 1345]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 1525 is itself, because it is a palindromic scale!

Scale 1525Scale 1525, 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 1527Scale 1527, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1521Scale 1521, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1523Scale 1523, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1529Scale 1529, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1533Scale 1533, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1509Scale 1509, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1517Scale 1517, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1493Scale 1493: Lydian Minor, Ian Ring Music TheoryLydian Minor
Scale 1461Scale 1461: Major-Minor, Ian Ring Music TheoryMajor-Minor
Scale 1397Scale 1397: Major Locrian, Ian Ring Music TheoryMajor Locrian
Scale 1269Scale 1269, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1781Scale 1781, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2037Scale 2037, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 501Scale 501, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1013Scale 1013, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2549Scale 2549, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3573Scale 3573, 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