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Scale 1649

Scale 1649, Ian Ring Music Theory
iii

i = imperfections

Tones6 (hexatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,4,5,6,9,10}
Forte Number6-Z43
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia3 (trihemitonic)
Cohemitonia1 (uncohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes5
Prime?no
prime: 359
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 461
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector322332
Interval Spectrump3m3n2s2d3t2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3,4}
<2> = {2,3,4,5,6}
<3> = {5,6,7}
<4> = {6,7,8,9,10}
<5> = {8,9,10,11}
Spectra Variation2.667
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 1649 can be rotated to make 5 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 359
Scale 359, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
3rd mode:
Scale 2227
Scale 2227: Raga Gaula, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Gaula
4th mode:
Scale 3161
Scale 3161, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 907
Scale 907, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 2501
Scale 2501, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 359

Scale 359Scale 359, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The hexatonic modal family [1649, 359, 2227, 3161, 907, 2501] is the negative of the hexatonic modal family [407, 739, 1817, 2251, 2417, 3173]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 1649 is 461

Scale 461Scale 461: Raga Syamalam, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Syamalam

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 1649 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 461

Scale 461Scale 461: Raga Syamalam, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Syamalam

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 1651Scale 1651: Asian, Ian Ring Music TheoryAsian
Scale 1653Scale 1653: Minor Romani inverse, Ian Ring Music TheoryMinor Romani inverse
Scale 1657Scale 1657, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1633Scale 1633, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1641Scale 1641, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1617Scale 1617, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1585Scale 1585: Raga Khamaji Durga, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Khamaji Durga
Scale 1713Scale 1713: Raga Khamas, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Khamas
Scale 1777Scale 1777, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1905Scale 1905, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1137Scale 1137, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1393Scale 1393, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 625Scale 625, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2673Scale 2673, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3697Scale 3697, 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