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Scale 1723: "JG Octatonic"

Scale 1723: JG Octatonic, Ian Ring Music Theory
iii

i = imperfections

Tones8 (octatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,3,4,5,7,9,10}
Forte Number8-27
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia4 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia1 (uncohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes7
Prime?no
prime: 1463
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 2989
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector456553
Interval Spectrump5m5n6s5d4t3
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2}
<2> = {2,3,4}
<3> = {4,5}
<4> = {5,6,7}
<5> = {7,8}
<6> = {8,9,10}
<7> = {10,11}
Spectra Variation1.25
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 1723 can be rotated to make 7 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 2909
Scale 2909, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 1751
Scale 1751, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 2923
Scale 2923, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 3509
Scale 3509, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 1901
Scale 1901, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 1499
Scale 1499: Bebop Locrian, Ian Ring Music TheoryBebop Locrian
8th mode:
Scale 2797
Scale 2797, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 1463

Scale 1463Scale 1463, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The octatonic modal family [1723, 2909, 1751, 2923, 3509, 1901, 1499, 2797] is the negative of the tetratonic modal family [293, 593, 649, 1097]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 1723 is 2989

Scale 2989Scale 2989: Bebop Minor, Ian Ring Music TheoryBebop Minor

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 1723 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 2989

Scale 2989Scale 2989: Bebop Minor, Ian Ring Music TheoryBebop Minor

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 1721Scale 1721: Mela Vagadhisvari, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Vagadhisvari
Scale 1725Scale 1725: Minor Bebop, Ian Ring Music TheoryMinor Bebop
Scale 1727Scale 1727, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1715Scale 1715: Harmonic Minor inverse, Ian Ring Music TheoryHarmonic Minor inverse
Scale 1719Scale 1719, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1707Scale 1707: Mela Natakapriya, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Natakapriya
Scale 1691Scale 1691, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1755Scale 1755: Octatonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryOctatonic
Scale 1787Scale 1787, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1595Scale 1595, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1659Scale 1659: Maqam Shadd'araban, Ian Ring Music TheoryMaqam Shadd'araban
Scale 1851Scale 1851, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1979Scale 1979, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1211Scale 1211, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1467Scale 1467: Spanish Phrygian, Ian Ring Music TheorySpanish Phrygian
Scale 699Scale 699, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2747Scale 2747, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3771Scale 3771, 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