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Scale 1555

Scale 1555, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones5 (pentatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,4,9,10}
Forte Number5-16
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia2 (dihemitonic)
Cohemitonia0 (ancohemitonic)
Imperfections4
Modes4
Prime?no
prime: 155
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 2317
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector213211
Interval Spectrumpm2n3sd2t
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3,5}
<2> = {3,4,6,8}
<3> = {4,6,8,9}
<4> = {7,9,10,11}
Spectra Variation3.6
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 1555 can be rotated to make 4 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 2825
Scale 2825, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 865
Scale 865, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 155
Scale 155, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
5th mode:
Scale 2125
Scale 2125, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 155

Scale 155Scale 155, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The pentatonic modal family [1555, 2825, 865, 155, 2125] is the negative of the heptatonic modal family [623, 889, 1939, 2359, 3017, 3227, 3661]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 1555 is 2317

Scale 2317Scale 2317, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 1555 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 2317

Scale 2317Scale 2317, 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 1553Scale 1553, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1557Scale 1557, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1559Scale 1559, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1563Scale 1563, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1539Scale 1539, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1547Scale 1547, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1571Scale 1571, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1587Scale 1587: Raga Rudra Pancama, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Rudra Pancama
Scale 1619Scale 1619: Prometheus Neapolitan, Ian Ring Music TheoryPrometheus Neapolitan
Scale 1683Scale 1683: Raga Malayamarutam, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Malayamarutam
Scale 1811Scale 1811, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1043Scale 1043, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1299Scale 1299, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 531Scale 531, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2579Scale 2579, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3603Scale 3603, 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