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Scale 2087

Scale 2087, Ian Ring Music Theory
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i = imperfections

Tones5 (pentatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,2,5,11}
Forte Number5-4
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia3 (trihemitonic)
Cohemitonia2 (dicohemitonic)
Imperfections4
Modes4
Prime?no
prime: 79
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 3203
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector322111
Interval Spectrumpmn2s2d3t
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,3,6}
<2> = {2,4,7,9}
<3> = {3,5,8,10}
<4> = {6,9,11}
Spectra Variation4.8
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 2087 can be rotated to make 4 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 3091
Scale 3091, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 3593
Scale 3593, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 961
Scale 961, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 79
Scale 79, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 79

Scale 79Scale 79, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The pentatonic modal family [2087, 3091, 3593, 961, 79] is the negative of the heptatonic modal family [223, 1987, 2159, 3041, 3127, 3611, 3853]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 2087 is 3203

Scale 3203Scale 3203, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 2087 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 3203

Scale 3203Scale 3203, 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 2085Scale 2085, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2083Scale 2083, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2091Scale 2091, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2095Scale 2095, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2103Scale 2103, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2055Scale 2055, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2071Scale 2071, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2119Scale 2119, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2151Scale 2151, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2215Scale 2215, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2343Scale 2343, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2599Scale 2599, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3111Scale 3111, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 39Scale 39, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1063Scale 1063, 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