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*i* = imperfections

Tones | 6 (hexatonic) |
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Pitch Class Set | {0,2,6,8,9,11} |

Forte Number | 6-Z23 |

Rotational Symmetry | none |

Palindromic | no |

Hemitonia | 2 (dihemitonic) |

Cohemitonia | 0 (ancohemitonic) |

Imperfections | 4 |

Modes | 5 |

Prime? | no prime: 365 |

Chirality | no |

Deep Scale | no |

Interval Vector | 234222 |

Interval Spectrum | p^{2}m^{2}n^{4}s^{3}d^{2}t^{2} |

Distribution Spectra | <1> = {1,2,4} <2> = {3,6} <3> = {4,5,7,8} <4> = {6,9} <5> = {8,10,11} |

Spectra Variation | 2.667 |

Myhill Property | no |

Balanced | no |

Coherence | no |

Heliotonic | no |

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 2885 can be rotated to make 5 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode: Scale 1745 | Raga Vutari | ||||

3rd mode: Scale 365 | This is the prime mode | ||||

4th mode: Scale 1115 | Superlocrian Hexamirror | ||||

5th mode: Scale 2605 | |||||

6th mode: Scale 1675 | Raga Salagavarali |

The prime form of this scale is Scale 365

Scale 365 |

The hexatonic modal family [2885, 1745, 365, 1115, 2605, 1675] is the negative of the hexatonic modal family [605, 745, 1175, 1865, 2635, 3365]

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 2885 is 1115

Scale 1115 | Superlocrian Hexamirror |

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 2887 | ||||

Scale 2881 | ||||

Scale 2883 | ||||

Scale 2889 | ||||

Scale 2893 | ||||

Scale 2901 | Lydian Augmented | |||

Scale 2917 | Nohkan Flute scale | |||

Scale 2821 | ||||

Scale 2853 | ||||

Scale 2949 | ||||

Scale 3013 | ||||

Scale 2629 | Raga Shubravarni | |||

Scale 2757 | Raga Nishadi | |||

Scale 2373 | ||||

Scale 3397 | ||||

Scale 3909 | ||||

Scale 837 | ||||

Scale 1861 |

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