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Scale 2275: "Messiaen Mode 5"

Also known as: Fifth Mode of Limited Transposition

Scale 2275: Messiaen Mode 5, Ian Ring Music Theory
ii

i = imperfections

Tones6 (hexatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,5,6,7,11}
Forte Number6-7
Rotational Symmetry6 semitones
Palindromicyes
Hemitonia4 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia2 (dicohemitonic)
Imperfections2
Modes2
Prime?no
prime: 455
Chiralityno
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector420243
Interval Spectrump4m2s2d4t3
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,4}
<2> = {2,5}
<3> = {6}
<4> = {7,10}
<5> = {8,11}
Spectra Variation2
Myhill Propertyno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 2275 can be rotated to make 2 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 3185
Scale 3185: Messiaen mode 5 inverse, Ian Ring Music TheoryMessiaen mode 5 inverse
3rd mode:
Scale 455
Scale 455: Messiaen mode 5, Ian Ring Music TheoryMessiaen mode 5This is the prime mode

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 455

Scale 455Scale 455: Messiaen mode 5, Ian Ring Music TheoryMessiaen mode 5

Negative

The hexatonic modal family [2275, 3185, 455] is the negative of the hexatonic modal family [455, 2275, 3185]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 2275 is itself, because it is a palindromic scale!

Scale 2275Scale 2275: Messiaen Mode 5, Ian Ring Music TheoryMessiaen Mode 5

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 2273Scale 2273, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2277Scale 2277, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2279Scale 2279, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2283Scale 2283, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2291Scale 2291, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2243Scale 2243, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2259Scale 2259: Raga Mandari, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Mandari
Scale 2211Scale 2211: Raga Gauri, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Gauri
Scale 2147Scale 2147, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2403Scale 2403, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2531Scale 2531, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2787Scale 2787, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3299Scale 3299, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 227Scale 227, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1251Scale 1251, 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