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Scale 2879

Scale 2879, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones9 (nonatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,2,3,4,5,8,9,11}
Forte Number9-3
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia7 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia5 (multicohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes8
Prime?no
prime: 895
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 3995
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector767763
Interval Spectrump6m7n7s6d7t3
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {2,3,4}
<3> = {3,4,5,6}
<4> = {4,5,6,7}
<5> = {5,6,7,8}
<6> = {6,7,8,9}
<7> = {8,9,10}
<8> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation2.222
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 2879 can be rotated to make 8 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 3487
Scale 3487, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 3791
Scale 3791, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 3943
Scale 3943, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 4019
Scale 4019, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 4057
Scale 4057, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 1019
Scale 1019, Ian Ring Music Theory
8th mode:
Scale 2557
Scale 2557, Ian Ring Music Theory
9th mode:
Scale 1663
Scale 1663, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 895

Scale 895Scale 895, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The nonatonic modal family [2879, 3487, 3791, 3943, 4019, 4057, 1019, 2557, 1663] is the negative of the tritonic modal family [19, 769, 2057]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 2879 is 3995

Scale 3995Scale 3995, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 2879 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 3995

Scale 3995Scale 3995, 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 2877Scale 2877, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2875Scale 2875, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2871Scale 2871, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2863Scale 2863, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2847Scale 2847, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2911Scale 2911, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2943Scale 2943, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3007Scale 3007, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2623Scale 2623, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2751Scale 2751, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2367Scale 2367, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3391Scale 3391, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3903Scale 3903, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 831Scale 831, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1855Scale 1855, 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