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Scale 2137

Scale 2137, Ian Ring Music Theory
iii

i = imperfections

Tones5 (pentatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,3,4,6,11}
Forte Number5-Z18
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia2 (dihemitonic)
Cohemitonia0 (ancohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes4
Prime?no
prime: 179
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 835
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector212221
Interval Spectrump2m2n2sd2t
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3,5}
<2> = {3,4,6,7}
<3> = {5,6,8,9}
<4> = {7,9,10,11}
Spectra Variation3.2
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 2137 can be rotated to make 4 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 779
Scale 779, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 2437
Scale 2437, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 1633
Scale 1633, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 179
Scale 179, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 179

Scale 179Scale 179, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The pentatonic modal family [2137, 779, 2437, 1633, 179] is the negative of the heptatonic modal family [755, 815, 1945, 2425, 2455, 3275, 3685]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 2137 is 835

Scale 835Scale 835, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 2137 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 835

Scale 835Scale 835, 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 2139Scale 2139, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2141Scale 2141, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2129Scale 2129: Raga Nigamagamini, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Nigamagamini
Scale 2133Scale 2133: Raga Kumurdaki, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Kumurdaki
Scale 2121Scale 2121, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2153Scale 2153, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2169Scale 2169, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2073Scale 2073, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2105Scale 2105, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2201Scale 2201, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2265Scale 2265: Raga Rasamanjari, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Rasamanjari
Scale 2393Scale 2393, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2649Scale 2649, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3161Scale 3161, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 89Scale 89, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1113Scale 1113: Locrian Pentatonic 2, Ian Ring Music TheoryLocrian Pentatonic 2

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