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Scale 2595: "Rolitonic"

Scale 2595: Rolitonic, Ian Ring Music Theory

Common Names



Cardinality5 (pentatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,5,9,11}
Forte Number5-13
Rotational Symmetrynone
Reflection Axesnone
enantiomorph: 2187
Hemitonia2 (dihemitonic)
Cohemitonia1 (uncohemitonic)
prime: 279
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector221311
Interval Spectrumpm3ns2d2t
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,4}
<2> = {2,3,5,6,8}
<3> = {4,6,7,9,10}
<4> = {8,10,11}
Spectra Variation3.6
Maximally Evenno
Myhill Propertyno
Ridge Tonesnone


Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 2595 can be rotated to make 4 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 3345
Scale 3345: Zylitonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryZylitonic
3rd mode:
Scale 465
Scale 465: Zoditonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryZoditonic
4th mode:
Scale 285
Scale 285: Zaritonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryZaritonic
5th mode:
Scale 1095
Scale 1095: Phrythitonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryPhrythitonic


The prime form of this scale is Scale 279

Scale 279Scale 279: Poditonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryPoditonic


The pentatonic modal family [2595, 3345, 465, 285, 1095] (Forte: 5-13) is the complement of the heptatonic modal family [375, 1815, 1905, 2235, 2955, 3165, 3525] (Forte: 7-13)


The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 2595 is 2187

Scale 2187Scale 2187: Ionothitonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryIonothitonic


Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 2595 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 2187

Scale 2187Scale 2187: Ionothitonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryIonothitonic


T0 2595  T0I 2187
T1 1095  T1I 279
T2 2190  T2I 558
T3 285  T3I 1116
T4 570  T4I 2232
T5 1140  T5I 369
T6 2280  T6I 738
T7 465  T7I 1476
T8 930  T8I 2952
T9 1860  T9I 1809
T10 3720  T10I 3618
T11 3345  T11I 3141

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 2593Scale 2593, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2597Scale 2597: Raga Rasranjani, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Rasranjani
Scale 2599Scale 2599: Malimic, Ian Ring Music TheoryMalimic
Scale 2603Scale 2603: Gadimic, Ian Ring Music TheoryGadimic
Scale 2611Scale 2611: Raga Vasanta, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Vasanta
Scale 2563Scale 2563, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2579Scale 2579, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2627Scale 2627, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2659Scale 2659: Katynimic, Ian Ring Music TheoryKatynimic
Scale 2723Scale 2723: Raga Jivantika, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Jivantika
Scale 2851Scale 2851: Katoptimic, Ian Ring Music TheoryKatoptimic
Scale 2083Scale 2083, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2339Scale 2339: Raga Kshanika, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Kshanika
Scale 3107Scale 3107, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3619Scale 3619: Thanimic, Ian Ring Music TheoryThanimic
Scale 547Scale 547: Pyrric, Ian Ring Music TheoryPyrric
Scale 1571Scale 1571: Lagitonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryLagitonic

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. Bibliography