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Scale 2059

Scale 2059, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones4 (tetratonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,3,11}
Forte Number4-2
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia2 (dihemitonic)
Cohemitonia1 (uncohemitonic)
Imperfections4
Modes3
Prime?no
prime: 23
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 2563
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector221100
Interval Spectrummns2d2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,8}
<2> = {2,3,9,10}
<3> = {4,10,11}
Spectra Variation5.5
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 2059 can be rotated to make 3 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 3077
Scale 3077, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 1793
Scale 1793, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 23
Scale 23, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 23

Scale 23Scale 23, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The tetratonic modal family [2059, 3077, 1793, 23] is the negative of the octatonic modal family [383, 2033, 2239, 3167, 3631, 3863, 3979, 4037]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 2059 is 2563

Scale 2563Scale 2563, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 2059 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 2563

Scale 2563Scale 2563, 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 2057Scale 2057, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2061Scale 2061, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2063Scale 2063, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2051Scale 2051, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2055Scale 2055, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2067Scale 2067, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2075Scale 2075, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2091Scale 2091, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2123Scale 2123, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2187Scale 2187, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2315Scale 2315, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2571Scale 2571, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3083Scale 3083, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 11Scale 11, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1035Scale 1035, 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