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Scale 1629

Scale 1629, Ian Ring Music Theory
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i = imperfections

Tones7 (heptatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,3,4,6,9,10}
Forte Number7-28
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia3 (trihemitonic)
Cohemitonia1 (uncohemitonic)
Imperfections4
Modes6
Prime?no
prime: 747
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 1869
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector344433
Interval Spectrump3m4n4s4d3t3
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {2,3,4,5}
<3> = {4,5,6}
<4> = {6,7,8}
<5> = {7,8,9,10}
<6> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation2
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicyes

Harmonic Chords

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 1629 can be rotated to make 6 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 1431
Scale 1431, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 2763
Scale 2763: Mela Suvarnangi, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Suvarnangi
4th mode:
Scale 3429
Scale 3429, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 1881
Scale 1881, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 747
Scale 747, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
7th mode:
Scale 2421
Scale 2421, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 747

Scale 747Scale 747, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The heptatonic modal family [1629, 1431, 2763, 3429, 1881, 747, 2421] is the negative of the pentatonic modal family [333, 837, 1107, 1233, 2601]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 1629 is 1869

Scale 1869Scale 1869, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 1629 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 1869

Scale 1869Scale 1869, 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 1631Scale 1631, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1625Scale 1625, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1627Scale 1627, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1621Scale 1621: Prometheus (Scriabin), Ian Ring Music TheoryPrometheus (Scriabin)
Scale 1613Scale 1613, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1645Scale 1645: Dorian flat 5, Ian Ring Music TheoryDorian flat 5
Scale 1661Scale 1661, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1565Scale 1565, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1597Scale 1597, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1693Scale 1693, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1757Scale 1757, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1885Scale 1885, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1117Scale 1117, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1373Scale 1373, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 605Scale 605, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2653Scale 2653, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3677Scale 3677, 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