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Scale 1971: "Aerynyllic"

Scale 1971: Aerynyllic, Ian Ring Music Theory

Common Names

Zeitler
Aerynyllic

Analysis

Cardinality8 (octatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,4,5,7,8,9,10}
Forte Number8-17
Rotational Symmetrynone
Reflection Axes2.5
Palindromicno
Chiralityno
Hemitonia5 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia2 (dicohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes7
Prime?no
prime: 891
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector546652
Interval Spectrump5m6n6s4d5t2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {2,3,4}
<3> = {3,4,5,6}
<4> = {5,7}
<5> = {6,7,8,9}
<6> = {8,9,10}
<7> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation2
Maximally Evenno
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Ridge Tones[5]
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 1971 can be rotated to make 7 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 3033
Scale 3033: Doptyllic, Ian Ring Music TheoryDoptyllic
3rd mode:
Scale 891
Scale 891: Ionilyllic, Ian Ring Music TheoryIonilyllicThis is the prime mode
4th mode:
Scale 2493
Scale 2493: Manyllic, Ian Ring Music TheoryManyllic
5th mode:
Scale 1647
Scale 1647: Polyllic, Ian Ring Music TheoryPolyllic
6th mode:
Scale 2871
Scale 2871: Stanyllic, Ian Ring Music TheoryStanyllic
7th mode:
Scale 3483
Scale 3483: Mixotharyllic, Ian Ring Music TheoryMixotharyllic
8th mode:
Scale 3789
Scale 3789: Eporyllic, Ian Ring Music TheoryEporyllic

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 891

Scale 891Scale 891: Ionilyllic, Ian Ring Music TheoryIonilyllic

Complement

The octatonic modal family [1971, 3033, 891, 2493, 1647, 2871, 3483, 3789] (Forte: 8-17) is the complement of the tetratonic modal family [153, 531, 801, 2313] (Forte: 4-17)

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 1971 is 2493

Scale 2493Scale 2493: Manyllic, Ian Ring Music TheoryManyllic

Transformations:

T0 1971  T0I 2493
T1 3942  T1I 891
T2 3789  T2I 1782
T3 3483  T3I 3564
T4 2871  T4I 3033
T5 1647  T5I 1971
T6 3294  T6I 3942
T7 2493  T7I 3789
T8 891  T8I 3483
T9 1782  T9I 2871
T10 3564  T10I 1647
T11 3033  T11I 3294

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 1969Scale 1969: Stylian, Ian Ring Music TheoryStylian
Scale 1973Scale 1973: Zyryllic, Ian Ring Music TheoryZyryllic
Scale 1975Scale 1975: Ionocrygic, Ian Ring Music TheoryIonocrygic
Scale 1979Scale 1979: Aeradygic, Ian Ring Music TheoryAeradygic
Scale 1955Scale 1955: Sonian, Ian Ring Music TheorySonian
Scale 1963Scale 1963: Epocryllic, Ian Ring Music TheoryEpocryllic
Scale 1939Scale 1939: Dathian, Ian Ring Music TheoryDathian
Scale 2003Scale 2003: Podyllic, Ian Ring Music TheoryPodyllic
Scale 2035Scale 2035: Aerythygic, Ian Ring Music TheoryAerythygic
Scale 1843Scale 1843: Ionygian, Ian Ring Music TheoryIonygian
Scale 1907Scale 1907: Lynyllic, Ian Ring Music TheoryLynyllic
Scale 1715Scale 1715: Harmonic Minor Inverse, Ian Ring Music TheoryHarmonic Minor Inverse
Scale 1459Scale 1459: Phrygian Dominant, Ian Ring Music TheoryPhrygian Dominant
Scale 947Scale 947: Mela Gayakapriya, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Gayakapriya
Scale 2995Scale 2995: Raga Saurashtra, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Saurashtra
Scale 4019Scale 4019: Lonygic, Ian Ring Music TheoryLonygic

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. Bibliography