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Scale 2421

Scale 2421, Ian Ring Music Theory
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Tones7 (heptatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,4,5,6,8,11}
Forte Number7-28
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia3 (trihemitonic)
Cohemitonia1 (uncohemitonic)
Imperfections4
Modes6
Prime?no
prime: 747
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 1491
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector344433
Interval Spectrump3m4n4s4d3t3
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {2,3,4,5}
<3> = {4,5,6}
<4> = {6,7,8}
<5> = {7,8,9,10}
<6> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation2
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicyes

Harmonic Chords

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 2421 can be rotated to make 6 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 1629
Scale 1629, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 1431
Scale 1431, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 2763
Scale 2763: Mela Suvarnangi, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Suvarnangi
5th mode:
Scale 3429
Scale 3429, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 1881
Scale 1881, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 747
Scale 747, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 747

Scale 747Scale 747, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The heptatonic modal family [2421, 1629, 1431, 2763, 3429, 1881, 747] is the negative of the pentatonic modal family [333, 837, 1107, 1233, 2601]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 2421 is 1491

Scale 1491Scale 1491: Mela Namanarayani, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Namanarayani

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 2421 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 1491

Scale 1491Scale 1491: Mela Namanarayani, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Namanarayani

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 2423Scale 2423, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2417Scale 2417, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2419Scale 2419: Raga Lalita, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Lalita
Scale 2425Scale 2425, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2429Scale 2429, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2405Scale 2405, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2413Scale 2413: Locrian nr.2, Ian Ring Music TheoryLocrian nr.2
Scale 2389Scale 2389: Eskimo Hexatonic 2, Ian Ring Music TheoryEskimo Hexatonic 2
Scale 2357Scale 2357: Raga Sarasanana, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Sarasanana
Scale 2485Scale 2485: Harmonic Major, Ian Ring Music TheoryHarmonic Major
Scale 2549Scale 2549, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2165Scale 2165, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2293Scale 2293, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2677Scale 2677, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2933Scale 2933, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3445Scale 3445: Messiaen mode 6 inverse, Ian Ring Music TheoryMessiaen mode 6 inverse
Scale 373Scale 373, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1397Scale 1397: Major Locrian, Ian Ring Music TheoryMajor Locrian

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