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Scale 1599

Scale 1599, Ian Ring Music Theory
iii

i = imperfections

Tones8 (octatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,2,3,4,5,9,10}
Forte Number8-4
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia6 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia4 (multicohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes7
Prime?no
prime: 447
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 3981
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector655552
Interval Spectrump5m5n5s5d6t2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,4}
<2> = {2,3,5}
<3> = {3,4,6,7}
<4> = {4,5,7,8}
<5> = {5,6,8,9}
<6> = {7,9,10}
<7> = {8,10,11}
Spectra Variation3
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 1599 can be rotated to make 7 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 2847
Scale 2847, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 3471
Scale 3471, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 3783
Scale 3783, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 3939
Scale 3939, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 4017
Scale 4017, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 507
Scale 507, Ian Ring Music Theory
8th mode:
Scale 2301
Scale 2301, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 447

Scale 447Scale 447, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The octatonic modal family [1599, 2847, 3471, 3783, 3939, 4017, 507, 2301] is the negative of the tetratonic modal family [39, 897, 2067, 3081]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 1599 is 3981

Scale 3981Scale 3981, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 1599 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 3981

Scale 3981Scale 3981, 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 1597Scale 1597, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1595Scale 1595, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1591Scale 1591, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1583Scale 1583, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1567Scale 1567, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1631Scale 1631, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1663Scale 1663, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1727Scale 1727, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1855Scale 1855, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1087Scale 1087, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1343Scale 1343, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 575Scale 575, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2623Scale 2623, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3647Scale 3647, 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