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Scale 2853

Scale 2853, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones6 (hexatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,5,8,9,11}
Forte Number6-27
Rotational Symmetrynone
Hemitonia2 (dihemitonic)
Cohemitonia0 (ancohemitonic)
prime: 603
enantiomorph: 1179
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector225222
Interval Spectrump2m2n5s2d2t2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {3,4,5,6}
<3> = {4,5,6,7,8}
<4> = {6,7,8,9}
<5> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation2.333
Myhill Propertyno


Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 2853 can be rotated to make 5 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 1737
Scale 1737: Raga Madhukauns, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Madhukauns
3rd mode:
Scale 729
Scale 729, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 603
Scale 603, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
5th mode:
Scale 2349
Scale 2349: Raga Ghantana, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Ghantana
6th mode:
Scale 1611
Scale 1611, Ian Ring Music Theory


The prime form of this scale is Scale 603

Scale 603Scale 603, Ian Ring Music Theory


The hexatonic modal family [2853, 1737, 729, 603, 2349, 1611] is the negative of the hexatonic modal family [603, 729, 1611, 1737, 2349, 2853]


The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 2853 is 1179

Scale 1179Scale 1179, Ian Ring Music Theory


Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 2853 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 1179

Scale 1179Scale 1179, 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 2855Scale 2855, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2849Scale 2849, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2851Scale 2851, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2857Scale 2857, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2861Scale 2861, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2869Scale 2869: Ionian Augmented, Ian Ring Music TheoryIonian Augmented
Scale 2821Scale 2821, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2837Scale 2837, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2885Scale 2885, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2917Scale 2917: Nohkan Flute scale, Ian Ring Music TheoryNohkan Flute scale
Scale 2981Scale 2981, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2597Scale 2597: Raga Rasranjani, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Rasranjani
Scale 2725Scale 2725: Raga Nagagandhari, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Nagagandhari
Scale 2341Scale 2341: Raga Priyadharshini, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Priyadharshini
Scale 3365Scale 3365, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3877Scale 3877, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 805Scale 805, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1829Scale 1829, 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