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*i* = imperfections

Tones | 6 (hexatonic) |
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Pitch Class Set | {0,2,3,6,8,11} |

Forte Number | 6-Z49 |

Rotational Symmetry | none |

Palindromic | no |

Hemitonia | 2 (dihemitonic) |

Cohemitonia | 0 (ancohemitonic) |

Imperfections | 4 |

Modes | 5 |

Prime? | no prime: 667 |

Chirality | no |

Deep Scale | no |

Interval Vector | 224322 |

Interval Spectrum | p^{2}m^{3}n^{4}s^{2}d^{2}t^{2} |

Distribution Spectra | <1> = {1,2,3} <2> = {3,4,5} <3> = {4,6,8} <4> = {7,8,9} <5> = {9,10,11} |

Spectra Variation | 2 |

Myhill Property | no |

Balanced | no |

Coherence | no |

Heliotonic | no |

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 2381 can be rotated to make 5 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode: Scale 1619 | Prometheus Neapolitan | ||||

3rd mode: Scale 2857 | |||||

4th mode: Scale 869 | |||||

5th mode: Scale 1241 | |||||

6th mode: Scale 667 | This is the prime mode |

The prime form of this scale is Scale 667

Scale 667 |

The hexatonic modal family [2381, 1619, 2857, 869, 1241, 667] is the negative of the hexatonic modal family [619, 857, 1427, 1613, 2357, 2761]

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 2381 is 1619

Scale 1619 | Prometheus Neapolitan |

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 2383 | ||||

Scale 2377 | ||||

Scale 2379 | Raga Gurjari Todi | |||

Scale 2373 | ||||

Scale 2389 | Eskimo Hexatonic 2 | |||

Scale 2397 | ||||

Scale 2413 | Locrian nr.2 | |||

Scale 2317 | ||||

Scale 2349 | Raga Ghantana | |||

Scale 2445 | ||||

Scale 2509 | Double Harmonic Minor | |||

Scale 2125 | ||||

Scale 2253 | Raga Amarasenapriya | |||

Scale 2637 | Raga Ranjani | |||

Scale 2893 | ||||

Scale 3405 | ||||

Scale 333 | ||||

Scale 1357 | Takemitsu Tree Line mode 2 |

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