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Scale 2877

Scale 2877, Ian Ring Music Theory
iii

i = imperfections

Tones8 (octatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,3,4,5,8,9,11}
Forte Number8-18
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia5 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia2 (dicohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes7
Prime?no
prime: 879
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 1947
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector546553
Interval Spectrump5m5n6s4d5t3
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {2,3,4}
<3> = {3,4,5,6}
<4> = {5,6,7}
<5> = {6,7,8,9}
<6> = {8,9,10}
<7> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation2
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 2877 can be rotated to make 7 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 1743
Scale 1743, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 2919
Scale 2919, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 3507
Scale 3507: Maqam Hijaz, Ian Ring Music TheoryMaqam Hijaz
5th mode:
Scale 3801
Scale 3801, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 987
Scale 987, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 2541
Scale 2541: Algerian, Ian Ring Music TheoryAlgerian
8th mode:
Scale 1659
Scale 1659: Maqam Shadd'araban, Ian Ring Music TheoryMaqam Shadd'araban

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 879

Scale 879Scale 879, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The octatonic modal family [2877, 1743, 2919, 3507, 3801, 987, 2541, 1659] is the negative of the tetratonic modal family [147, 609, 777, 2121]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 2877 is 1947

Scale 1947Scale 1947, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 2877 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 1947

Scale 1947Scale 1947, 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 2879Scale 2879, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2873Scale 2873: Ionian Augmented Sharp 2, Ian Ring Music TheoryIonian Augmented Sharp 2
Scale 2875Scale 2875, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2869Scale 2869: Ionian Augmented, Ian Ring Music TheoryIonian Augmented
Scale 2861Scale 2861, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2845Scale 2845, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2909Scale 2909, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2941Scale 2941, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3005Scale 3005, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2621Scale 2621, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2749Scale 2749, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2365Scale 2365, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3389Scale 3389, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3901Scale 3901, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 829Scale 829, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1853Scale 1853, 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