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Scale 1895

Scale 1895, Ian Ring Music Theory
iii

i = imperfections

Tones8 (octatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,2,5,6,8,9,10}
Forte Number8-19
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia5 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia2 (dicohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes7
Prime?no
prime: 887
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 3293
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector545752
Interval Spectrump5m7n5s4d5t2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {2,3,4}
<3> = {4,5,6}
<4> = {5,6,7}
<5> = {6,7,8}
<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 1895 can be rotated to make 7 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 2995
Scale 2995: Raga Saurashtra, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Saurashtra
3rd mode:
Scale 3545
Scale 3545, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 955
Scale 955, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 2525
Scale 2525, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 1655
Scale 1655, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 2875
Scale 2875, Ian Ring Music Theory
8th mode:
Scale 3485
Scale 3485: Sabach, Ian Ring Music TheorySabach

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 887

Scale 887Scale 887, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The octatonic modal family [1895, 2995, 3545, 955, 2525, 1655, 2875, 3485] is the negative of the tetratonic modal family [275, 305, 785, 2185]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 1895 is 3293

Scale 3293Scale 3293, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 1895 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 3293

Scale 3293Scale 3293, 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 1893Scale 1893, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1891Scale 1891, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1899Scale 1899, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1903Scale 1903, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1911Scale 1911: Messiaen mode 3, Ian Ring Music TheoryMessiaen mode 3
Scale 1863Scale 1863, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1879Scale 1879, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1831Scale 1831, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1959Scale 1959, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2023Scale 2023, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1639Scale 1639, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1767Scale 1767, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1383Scale 1383, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 871Scale 871: Locrian Double-flat 3 Double-flat 7, Ian Ring Music TheoryLocrian Double-flat 3 Double-flat 7
Scale 2919Scale 2919, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3943Scale 3943, 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