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Scale 2285

Scale 2285, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones7 (heptatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,3,5,6,7,11}
Forte Number7-Z38
Rotational Symmetrynone
Hemitonia4 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia1 (uncohemitonic)
prime: 439
enantiomorph: 1763
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector434442
Interval Spectrump4m4n4s3d4t2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,4}
<2> = {2,3,5}
<3> = {4,5,6,7}
<4> = {5,6,7,8}
<5> = {7,9,10}
<6> = {8,10,11}
Spectra Variation2.571
Myhill Propertyno

Harmonic Chords


Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 2285 can be rotated to make 6 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 1595
Scale 1595, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 2845
Scale 2845, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 1735
Scale 1735: Mela Navanitam, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Navanitam
5th mode:
Scale 2915
Scale 2915, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 3505
Scale 3505, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 475
Scale 475, Ian Ring Music Theory


The prime form of this scale is Scale 439

Scale 439Scale 439, Ian Ring Music Theory


The heptatonic modal family [2285, 1595, 2845, 1735, 2915, 3505, 475] is the negative of the pentatonic modal family [295, 625, 905, 2195, 3145]


The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 2285 is 1763

Scale 1763Scale 1763, Ian Ring Music Theory


Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 2285 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 1763

Scale 1763Scale 1763, 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 2287Scale 2287, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2281Scale 2281, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2283Scale 2283, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2277Scale 2277, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2293Scale 2293, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2301Scale 2301, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2253Scale 2253: Raga Amarasenapriya, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Amarasenapriya
Scale 2269Scale 2269, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2221Scale 2221: Raga Sindhura Kafi, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Sindhura Kafi
Scale 2157Scale 2157, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2413Scale 2413: Locrian nr.2, Ian Ring Music TheoryLocrian nr.2
Scale 2541Scale 2541: Algerian, Ian Ring Music TheoryAlgerian
Scale 2797Scale 2797, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3309Scale 3309, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 237Scale 237, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1261Scale 1261: Modified Blues, Ian Ring Music TheoryModified Blues

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