*i* = imperfections

Tones | 8 (octatonic) |
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Pitch Class Set | {0,1,3,5,6,8,9,10} |

Forte Number | 8-26 |

Rotational Symmetry | none |

Palindromic | no |

Interval Spectrum | p^{6}m^{5}n^{6}s^{5}d^{4}t^{2} |

Hemitonia | 4 (multihemitonic) |

Cohemitonia | 1 (uncohemitonic) |

Imperfections | 2 |

Modes | 7 |

Prime? | no prime: 1467 |

Chirality | no |

Deep Scale | no |

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 Variation | 1.25 |

Myhill Property | no |

Coherence | no |

Heliotonic | no |

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 1899 can be rotated to make 7 other scales.

Scale 2997 | Major Bebop | |||

Scale 1773 | Blues scale II | |||

Scale 1467 | Spanish Phrygian | |||

Scale 2781 | ||||

Scale 1719 | ||||

Scale 2907 | Magen Abot | |||

Scale 3501 | Maqam Nahawand |

The prime form of this scale is Scale 1467

Scale 1467 | Spanish Phrygian |

The octatonic modal family [1899, 2997, 1773, 1467, 2781, 1719, 2907, 3501] is the negative of the tetratonic modal family [297, 549, 657, 1161, 2196]

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 1899 is 2781

Scale 2781 |

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 1897 | ||||

Scale 1901 | ||||

Scale 1903 | ||||

Scale 1891 | ||||

Scale 1895 | ||||

Scale 1907 | ||||

Scale 1915 | ||||

Scale 1867 | ||||

Scale 1883 | ||||

Scale 1835 | ||||

Scale 1963 | ||||

Scale 2027 | ||||

Scale 1643 | Locrian natural 6 | |||

Scale 1771 | ||||

Scale 1387 | Locrian | |||

Scale 875 | Locrian Double-flat 7 | |||

Scale 2923 | ||||

Scale 3947 |

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