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Scale 2023

Scale 2023, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones9 (nonatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,2,5,6,7,8,9,10}
Forte Number9-4
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia7 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia5 (multicohemitonic)
Imperfections2
Modes8
Prime?no
prime: 959
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 3325
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector766773
Interval Spectrump7m7n6s6d7t3
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {2,3,4}
<3> = {3,4,5}
<4> = {4,5,6,7}
<5> = {5,6,7,8}
<6> = {7,8,9}
<7> = {8,9,10}
<8> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation2
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 2023 can be rotated to make 8 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 3059
Scale 3059, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 3577
Scale 3577, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 959
Scale 959, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
5th mode:
Scale 2527
Scale 2527, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 3311
Scale 3311, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 3703
Scale 3703, Ian Ring Music Theory
8th mode:
Scale 3899
Scale 3899, Ian Ring Music Theory
9th mode:
Scale 3997
Scale 3997, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 959

Scale 959Scale 959, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The nonatonic modal family [2023, 3059, 3577, 959, 2527, 3311, 3703, 3899, 3997] is the negative of the tritonic modal family [35, 385, 2065]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 2023 is 3325

Scale 3325Scale 3325, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 2023 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 3325

Scale 3325Scale 3325, 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 2021Scale 2021, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2019Scale 2019, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2027Scale 2027, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2031Scale 2031, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2039Scale 2039, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1991Scale 1991, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2007Scale 2007, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1959Scale 1959, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1895Scale 1895, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1767Scale 1767, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1511Scale 1511, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 999Scale 999, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3047Scale 3047, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4071Scale 4071, 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