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Scale 2553

Scale 2553, Ian Ring Music Theory
iii

i = imperfections

Tones8 (octatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,3,4,5,6,7,8,11}
Forte Number8-7
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia6 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia4 (multicohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes7
Prime?no
prime: 831
Chiralityno
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector645652
Interval Spectrump5m6n5s4d6t2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,3}
<2> = {2,4}
<3> = {3,5,7}
<4> = {4,6,8}
<5> = {5,7,9}
<6> = {8,10}
<7> = {9,11}
Spectra Variation2.5
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 2553 can be rotated to make 7 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 831
Scale 831, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
3rd mode:
Scale 2463
Scale 2463, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 3279
Scale 3279, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 3687
Scale 3687, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 3891
Scale 3891, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 3993
Scale 3993, Ian Ring Music Theory
8th mode:
Scale 1011
Scale 1011, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 831

Scale 831Scale 831, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The octatonic modal family [2553, 831, 2463, 3279, 3687, 3891, 3993, 1011] is the negative of the tetratonic modal family [51, 771, 2073, 2433]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 2553 is 1011

Scale 1011Scale 1011, 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 2555Scale 2555, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2557Scale 2557, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2545Scale 2545, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2549Scale 2549, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2537Scale 2537, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2521Scale 2521: Mela Dhatuvardhani, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Dhatuvardhani
Scale 2489Scale 2489: Mela Gangeyabhusani, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Gangeyabhusani
Scale 2425Scale 2425, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2297Scale 2297, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2809Scale 2809, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3065Scale 3065, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3577Scale 3577, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 505Scale 505, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1529Scale 1529, 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