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Scale 2215

Scale 2215, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones6 (hexatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,2,5,7,11}
Forte Number6-Z41
Rotational Symmetrynone
Hemitonia3 (trihemitonic)
Cohemitonia2 (dicohemitonic)
prime: 335
enantiomorph: 3235
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector332232
Interval Spectrump3m2n2s3d3t2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3,4}
<2> = {2,4,5,6}
<3> = {3,5,6,7,9}
<4> = {6,7,8,10}
<5> = {8,9,10,11}
Spectra Variation3.333
Myhill Propertyno


Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 2215 can be rotated to make 5 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 3155
Scale 3155, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 3625
Scale 3625, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 965
Scale 965, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 1265
Scale 1265, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 335
Scale 335, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode


The prime form of this scale is Scale 335

Scale 335Scale 335, Ian Ring Music Theory


The hexatonic modal family [2215, 3155, 3625, 965, 1265, 335] is the negative of the hexatonic modal family [215, 1475, 1805, 2155, 2785, 3125]


The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 2215 is 3235

Scale 3235Scale 3235, Ian Ring Music Theory


Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 2215 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 3235

Scale 3235Scale 3235, 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 2213Scale 2213: Raga Desh, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Desh
Scale 2211Scale 2211: Raga Gauri, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Gauri
Scale 2219Scale 2219, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2223Scale 2223, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2231Scale 2231, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2183Scale 2183, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2199Scale 2199, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2247Scale 2247: Raga Vijayasri, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Vijayasri
Scale 2279Scale 2279, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2087Scale 2087, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2151Scale 2151, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2343Scale 2343, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2471Scale 2471: Mela Ganamurti, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Ganamurti
Scale 2727Scale 2727: Mela Manavati, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Manavati
Scale 3239Scale 3239: Mela Tanarupi, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Tanarupi
Scale 167Scale 167, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1191Scale 1191, 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