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Scale 277

Scale 277, Ian Ring Music Theory
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i = imperfections

Tones4 (tetratonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,4,8}
Forte Number4-24
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia0 (anhemitonic)
Cohemitonia0 (ancohemitonic)
Imperfections4
Modes3
Prime?yes
Chiralityno
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector020301
Interval Spectrumm3s2t
Distribution Spectra<1> = {2,4}
<2> = {4,6,8}
<3> = {8,10}
Spectra Variation2
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 277 can be rotated to make 3 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 1093
Scale 1093, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 1297
Scale 1297, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 337
Scale 337, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

This is the prime form of this scale.

Negative

The tetratonic modal family [277, 1093, 1297, 337] is the negative of the octatonic modal family [1399, 1501, 1879, 1909, 2747, 2987, 3421, 3541]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 277 is 1297

Scale 1297Scale 1297, 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 279Scale 279, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 273Scale 273: Augmented Triad, Ian Ring Music TheoryAugmented Triad
Scale 275Scale 275, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 281Scale 281, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 285Scale 285, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 261Scale 261, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 269Scale 269, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 293Scale 293: Raga Haripriya, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Haripriya
Scale 309Scale 309, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 341Scale 341, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 405Scale 405: Raga Bhupeshwari, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Bhupeshwari
Scale 21Scale 21, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 149Scale 149: Eskimo tetratonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryEskimo tetratonic
Scale 533Scale 533, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 789Scale 789, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1301Scale 1301, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2325Scale 2325, 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