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Scale 2019: "Palyllic"

Scale 2019: Palyllic, Ian Ring Music Theory

Common Names

Zeitler
Palyllic

Analysis

Cardinality8 (octatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,5,6,7,8,9,10}
Forte Number8-4
Rotational Symmetrynone
Reflection Axesnone
Palindromicno
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 2301
Hemitonia6 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia4 (multicohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes7
Prime?no
prime: 447
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector655552
Interval Spectrump5m5n5s5d6t2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,4}
<2> = {2,3,5}
<3> = {3,4,6,7}
<4> = {4,5,7,8}
<5> = {5,6,8,9}
<6> = {7,9,10}
<7> = {8,10,11}
Spectra Variation3
Maximally Evenno
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Ridge Tonesnone
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 2019 can be rotated to make 7 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 3057
Scale 3057: Phroryllic, Ian Ring Music TheoryPhroryllic
3rd mode:
Scale 447
Scale 447: Thyphyllic, Ian Ring Music TheoryThyphyllicThis is the prime mode
4th mode:
Scale 2271
Scale 2271: Poptyllic, Ian Ring Music TheoryPoptyllic
5th mode:
Scale 3183
Scale 3183: Mixonyllic, Ian Ring Music TheoryMixonyllic
6th mode:
Scale 3639
Scale 3639: Paptyllic, Ian Ring Music TheoryPaptyllic
7th mode:
Scale 3867
Scale 3867: Storyllic, Ian Ring Music TheoryStoryllic
8th mode:
Scale 3981
Scale 3981: Phrycryllic, Ian Ring Music TheoryPhrycryllic

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 447

Scale 447Scale 447: Thyphyllic, Ian Ring Music TheoryThyphyllic

Complement

The octatonic modal family [2019, 3057, 447, 2271, 3183, 3639, 3867, 3981] (Forte: 8-4) is the complement of the tetratonic modal family [39, 897, 2067, 3081] (Forte: 4-4)

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 2019 is 2301

Scale 2301Scale 2301: Bydyllic, Ian Ring Music TheoryBydyllic

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 2019 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 2301

Scale 2301Scale 2301: Bydyllic, Ian Ring Music TheoryBydyllic

Transformations:

T0 2019  T0I 2301
T1 4038  T1I 507
T2 3981  T2I 1014
T3 3867  T3I 2028
T4 3639  T4I 4056
T5 3183  T5I 4017
T6 2271  T6I 3939
T7 447  T7I 3783
T8 894  T8I 3471
T9 1788  T9I 2847
T10 3576  T10I 1599
T11 3057  T11I 3198

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 2017Scale 2017, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2021Scale 2021: Katycryllic, Ian Ring Music TheoryKatycryllic
Scale 2023Scale 2023: Zodygic, Ian Ring Music TheoryZodygic
Scale 2027Scale 2027: Boptygic, Ian Ring Music TheoryBoptygic
Scale 2035Scale 2035: Aerythygic, Ian Ring Music TheoryAerythygic
Scale 1987Scale 1987, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2003Scale 2003: Podyllic, Ian Ring Music TheoryPodyllic
Scale 1955Scale 1955: Sonian, Ian Ring Music TheorySonian
Scale 1891Scale 1891: Thalian, Ian Ring Music TheoryThalian
Scale 1763Scale 1763: Katalian, Ian Ring Music TheoryKatalian
Scale 1507Scale 1507: Zynian, Ian Ring Music TheoryZynian
Scale 995Scale 995: Phrathian, Ian Ring Music TheoryPhrathian
Scale 3043Scale 3043: Ionayllic, Ian Ring Music TheoryIonayllic
Scale 4067Scale 4067: Aeolarygic, Ian Ring Music TheoryAeolarygic

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