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Scale 2139

Scale 2139, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones6 (hexatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,3,4,6,11}
Forte Number6-Z11
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia3 (trihemitonic)
Cohemitonia1 (uncohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes5
Prime?no
prime: 183
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 2883
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector333231
Interval Spectrump3m2n3s3d3t
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,5}
<2> = {2,3,6,7}
<3> = {4,5,7,8}
<4> = {5,6,9,10}
<5> = {7,10,11}
Spectra Variation3.667
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 2139 can be rotated to make 5 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 3117
Scale 3117, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 1803
Scale 1803, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 2949
Scale 2949, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 1761
Scale 1761, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 183
Scale 183, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 183

Scale 183Scale 183, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The hexatonic modal family [2139, 3117, 1803, 2949, 1761, 183] is the negative of the hexatonic modal family [303, 753, 1929, 2199, 3147, 3621]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 2139 is 2883

Scale 2883Scale 2883, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 2139 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 2883

Scale 2883Scale 2883, 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 2137Scale 2137, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2141Scale 2141, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2143Scale 2143, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2131Scale 2131, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2135Scale 2135, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2123Scale 2123, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2155Scale 2155, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2171Scale 2171, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2075Scale 2075, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2107Scale 2107, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2203Scale 2203, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2267Scale 2267, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2395Scale 2395, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2651Scale 2651, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3163Scale 3163, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 91Scale 91, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1115Scale 1115: Superlocrian Hexamirror, Ian Ring Music TheorySuperlocrian Hexamirror

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