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Scale 2789

Scale 2789, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones7 (heptatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,5,6,7,9,11}
Forte Number7-29
Rotational Symmetrynone
Hemitonia3 (trihemitonic)
Cohemitonia1 (uncohemitonic)
prime: 727
enantiomorph: 1259
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector344352
Interval Spectrump5m3n4s4d3t2
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

Harmonic Chords


Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 2789 can be rotated to make 6 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 1721
Scale 1721: Mela Vagadhisvari, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Vagadhisvari
3rd mode:
Scale 727
Scale 727, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
4th mode:
Scale 2411
Scale 2411, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 3253
Scale 3253: Mela Naganandini, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Naganandini
6th mode:
Scale 1837
Scale 1837, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 1483
Scale 1483: Mela Bhavapriya, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Bhavapriya


The prime form of this scale is Scale 727

Scale 727Scale 727, Ian Ring Music Theory


The heptatonic modal family [2789, 1721, 727, 2411, 3253, 1837, 1483] is the negative of the pentatonic modal family [331, 709, 1201, 1577, 2213]


The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 2789 is 1259

Scale 1259Scale 1259, Ian Ring Music Theory


Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 2789 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 1259

Scale 1259Scale 1259, 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 2791Scale 2791, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2785Scale 2785, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2787Scale 2787, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2793Scale 2793, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2797Scale 2797, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2805Scale 2805: Ishikotsucho, Ian Ring Music TheoryIshikotsucho
Scale 2757Scale 2757: Raga Nishadi, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Nishadi
Scale 2773Scale 2773: Lydian, Ian Ring Music TheoryLydian
Scale 2725Scale 2725: Raga Nagagandhari, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Nagagandhari
Scale 2661Scale 2661, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2917Scale 2917: Nohkan Flute scale, Ian Ring Music TheoryNohkan Flute scale
Scale 3045Scale 3045, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2277Scale 2277, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2533Scale 2533, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3301Scale 3301: Chromatic Mixolydian inverse, Ian Ring Music TheoryChromatic Mixolydian inverse
Scale 3813Scale 3813, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 741Scale 741, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1765Scale 1765, 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