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Scale 2781

Scale 2781, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones8 (octatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,3,4,6,7,9,11}
Forte Number8-26
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia4 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia1 (uncohemitonic)
Imperfections2
Modes7
Prime?no
prime: 1467
Chiralityno
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector456562
Interval Spectrump6m5n6s5d4t2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2}
<2> = {2,3,4}
<3> = {4,5}
<4> = {5,6,7}
<5> = {7,8}
<6> = {8,9,10}
<7> = {10,11}
Spectra Variation1.25
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 2781 can be rotated to make 7 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 1719
Scale 1719, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 2907
Scale 2907: Magen Abot, Ian Ring Music TheoryMagen Abot
4th mode:
Scale 3501
Scale 3501: Maqam Nahawand, Ian Ring Music TheoryMaqam Nahawand
5th mode:
Scale 1899
Scale 1899, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 2997
Scale 2997: Major Bebop, Ian Ring Music TheoryMajor Bebop
7th mode:
Scale 1773
Scale 1773: Blues scale II, Ian Ring Music TheoryBlues scale II
8th mode:
Scale 1467
Scale 1467: Spanish Phrygian, Ian Ring Music TheorySpanish PhrygianThis is the prime mode

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 1467

Scale 1467Scale 1467: Spanish Phrygian, Ian Ring Music TheorySpanish Phrygian

Negative

The octatonic modal family [2781, 1719, 2907, 3501, 1899, 2997, 1773, 1467] is the negative of the tetratonic modal family [297, 549, 657, 1161]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 2781 is 1899

Scale 1899Scale 1899, 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 2783Scale 2783, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2777Scale 2777: Aeolian Harmonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryAeolian Harmonic
Scale 2779Scale 2779: Shostakovich, Ian Ring Music TheoryShostakovich
Scale 2773Scale 2773: Lydian, Ian Ring Music TheoryLydian
Scale 2765Scale 2765: Lydian Diminished, Ian Ring Music TheoryLydian Diminished
Scale 2797Scale 2797, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2813Scale 2813, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2717Scale 2717, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2749Scale 2749, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2653Scale 2653, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2909Scale 2909, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3037Scale 3037: nine tone scale, Ian Ring Music Theorynine tone scale
Scale 2269Scale 2269, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2525Scale 2525, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3293Scale 3293, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3805Scale 3805, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 733Scale 733, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1757Scale 1757, 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