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Scale 1853

ii

i = imperfections

Tones8 (octatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,3,4,5,8,9,10}
Forte Number8-16
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Interval Spectrump6m5n4s5d5t3
Hemitonia5 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia3 (tricohemitonic)
Imperfections2
Modes7
Prime?no
prime: 943
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 1949
Deep Scaleno
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {2,3,4}
<3> = {3,4,5}
<4> = {5,6,7}
<5> = {7,8,9}
<6> = {8,9,10}
<7> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation1.75
Myhill Propertyno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 1853 can be rotated to make 7 other scales.

Scale 1487
Scale 2791
Scale 3443Verdi's Scala enigmatica
Scale 3769
Scale 983
Scale 2539Half-diminished Bebop
Scale 3317

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 943

Scale 943

Negative

The octatonic modal family [1853, 1487, 2791, 3443, 3769, 983, 2539, 3317] is the negative of the tetratonic modal family [163, 389, 1121, 2129, 2242]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 1853 is 1949 

Scale 1949

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 1853 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 1949

Scale 1949

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 1855
Scale 1849Chromatic Hypodorian inverse
Scale 1851
Scale 1845
Scale 1837
Scale 1821
Scale 1885
Scale 1917
Scale 1981Houseini
Scale 1597
Scale 1725Minor Bebop
Scale 1341
Scale 829
Scale 2877
Scale 3901

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