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Scale 2969

Scale 2969, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones7 (heptatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,3,4,7,8,9,11}
Forte Number7-21
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia4 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia1 (uncohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes6
Prime?no
prime: 823
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 827
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector424641
Interval Spectrump4m6n4s2d4t
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {2,3,4}
<3> = {4,5,6,7}
<4> = {5,6,7,8}
<5> = {8,9,10}
<6> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation2
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicyes

Harmonic Chords

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 2969 can be rotated to make 6 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 883
Scale 883, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 2489
Scale 2489: Mela Gangeyabhusani, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Gangeyabhusani
4th mode:
Scale 823
Scale 823, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
5th mode:
Scale 2459
Scale 2459, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 3277
Scale 3277: Mela Nitimati, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Nitimati
7th mode:
Scale 1843
Scale 1843, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 823

Scale 823Scale 823, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The heptatonic modal family [2969, 883, 2489, 823, 2459, 3277, 1843] is the negative of the pentatonic modal family [307, 787, 817, 2201, 2441]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 2969 is 827

Scale 827Scale 827, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 2969 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 827

Scale 827Scale 827, 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 2971Scale 2971, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2973Scale 2973, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2961Scale 2961, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2965Scale 2965, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2953Scale 2953, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2985Scale 2985, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3001Scale 3001, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3033Scale 3033, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2841Scale 2841, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2905Scale 2905: Aeolian flat 1, Ian Ring Music TheoryAeolian flat 1
Scale 2713Scale 2713, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2457Scale 2457: Major Augmented, Ian Ring Music TheoryMajor Augmented
Scale 3481Scale 3481, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3993Scale 3993, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 921Scale 921, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1945Scale 1945, 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