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Scale 2373

Scale 2373, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones5 (pentatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,6,8,11}
Forte Number5-28
Rotational Symmetrynone
Hemitonia1 (unhemitonic)
Cohemitonia0 (ancohemitonic)
prime: 333
enantiomorph: 1107
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector122212
Interval Spectrumpm2n2s2dt2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3,4}
<2> = {3,4,5,6}
<3> = {6,7,8,9}
<4> = {8,9,10,11}
Spectra Variation2.4
Myhill Propertyno


Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 2373 can be rotated to make 4 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 1617
Scale 1617, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 357
Scale 357, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 1113
Scale 1113: Locrian Pentatonic 2, Ian Ring Music TheoryLocrian Pentatonic 2
5th mode:
Scale 651
Scale 651, Ian Ring Music Theory


The prime form of this scale is Scale 333

Scale 333Scale 333, Ian Ring Music Theory


The pentatonic modal family [2373, 1617, 357, 1113, 651] is the negative of the heptatonic modal family [747, 1431, 1629, 1881, 2421, 2763, 3429]


The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 2373 is 1107

Scale 1107Scale 1107, Ian Ring Music Theory


Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 2373 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 1107

Scale 1107Scale 1107, 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 2375Scale 2375, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2369Scale 2369, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2371Scale 2371, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2377Scale 2377, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2381Scale 2381: Takemitsu Tree Line mode 1, Ian Ring Music TheoryTakemitsu Tree Line mode 1
Scale 2389Scale 2389: Eskimo Hexatonic 2, Ian Ring Music TheoryEskimo Hexatonic 2
Scale 2405Scale 2405, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2309Scale 2309, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2341Scale 2341: Raga Priyadharshini, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Priyadharshini
Scale 2437Scale 2437, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2501Scale 2501, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2117Scale 2117: Raga Sumukam, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Sumukam
Scale 2245Scale 2245: Raga Vaijayanti, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Vaijayanti
Scale 2629Scale 2629: Raga Shubravarni, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Shubravarni
Scale 2885Scale 2885, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3397Scale 3397, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 325Scale 325: Messiaen truncated mode 6, Ian Ring Music TheoryMessiaen truncated mode 6
Scale 1349Scale 1349, 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