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Scale 2795: "Van der Horst Octatonic"

Scale 2795: Van der Horst Octatonic, Ian Ring Music Theory
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i = imperfections

Tones8 (octatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,3,5,6,7,9,11}
Forte Number8-25
Rotational Symmetry6 semitones
Palindromicyes
Hemitonia4 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia2 (dicohemitonic)
Imperfections4
Modes3
Prime?no
prime: 1495
Chiralityno
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector464644
Interval Spectrump4m6n4s6d4t4
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2}
<2> = {2,3,4}
<3> = {4,5}
<4> = {6}
<5> = {7,8}
<6> = {8,9,10}
<7> = {10,11}
Spectra Variation1
Myhill Propertyno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 2795 can be rotated to make 3 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 3445
Scale 3445: Messiaen mode 6 inverse, Ian Ring Music TheoryMessiaen mode 6 inverse
3rd mode:
Scale 1885
Scale 1885, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 1495
Scale 1495: Messiaen mode 6, Ian Ring Music TheoryMessiaen mode 6This is the prime mode

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 1495

Scale 1495Scale 1495: Messiaen mode 6, Ian Ring Music TheoryMessiaen mode 6

Negative

The octatonic modal family [2795, 3445, 1885, 1495] is the negative of the tetratonic modal family [325, 1105]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 2795 is itself, because it is a palindromic scale!

Scale 2795Scale 2795: Van der Horst Octatonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryVan der Horst Octatonic

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 2793Scale 2793, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2797Scale 2797, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2799Scale 2799, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2787Scale 2787, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2791Scale 2791, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2803Scale 2803: Raga Bhatiyar, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Bhatiyar
Scale 2811Scale 2811, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2763Scale 2763: Mela Suvarnangi, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Suvarnangi
Scale 2779Scale 2779: Shostakovich, Ian Ring Music TheoryShostakovich
Scale 2731Scale 2731: Neapolitan Major, Ian Ring Music TheoryNeapolitan Major
Scale 2667Scale 2667, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2923Scale 2923, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3051Scale 3051, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2283Scale 2283, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2539Scale 2539: Half-diminished Bebop, Ian Ring Music TheoryHalf-diminished Bebop
Scale 3307Scale 3307, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3819Scale 3819, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 747Scale 747, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1771Scale 1771, 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