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Scale 2159

Scale 2159, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones7 (heptatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,2,3,5,6,11}
Forte Number7-4
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia5 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia3 (tricohemitonic)
Imperfections4
Modes6
Prime?no
prime: 223
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 3779
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector544332
Interval Spectrump3m3n4s4d5t2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,5}
<2> = {2,3,6}
<3> = {3,4,7,8}
<4> = {4,5,8,9}
<5> = {6,9,10}
<6> = {7,10,11}
Spectra Variation3.714
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 2159 can be rotated to make 6 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 3127
Scale 3127, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 3611
Scale 3611, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 3853
Scale 3853, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 1987
Scale 1987, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 3041
Scale 3041, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 223
Scale 223, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 223

Scale 223Scale 223, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

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

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 2159 is 3779

Scale 3779Scale 3779, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 2159 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 3779

Scale 3779Scale 3779, 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 2157Scale 2157, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2155Scale 2155, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2151Scale 2151, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2167Scale 2167, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2175Scale 2175, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2127Scale 2127, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2143Scale 2143, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2095Scale 2095, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2223Scale 2223, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2287Scale 2287, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2415Scale 2415, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2671Scale 2671, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3183Scale 3183, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 111Scale 111, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1135Scale 1135, 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