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Scale 2971

Scale 2971, Ian Ring Music Theory
iii

i = imperfections

Tones8 (octatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,3,4,7,8,9,11}
Forte Number8-19
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia5 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia2 (dicohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes7
Prime?no
prime: 887
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 2875
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector545752
Interval Spectrump5m7n5s4d5t2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {2,3,4}
<3> = {4,5,6}
<4> = {5,6,7}
<5> = {6,7,8}
<6> = {8,9,10}
<7> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation1.75
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 2971 can be rotated to make 7 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 3533
Scale 3533, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 1907
Scale 1907, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 3001
Scale 3001, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 887
Scale 887, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
6th mode:
Scale 2491
Scale 2491, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 3293
Scale 3293, Ian Ring Music Theory
8th mode:
Scale 1847
Scale 1847, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 887

Scale 887Scale 887, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The octatonic modal family [2971, 3533, 1907, 3001, 887, 2491, 3293, 1847] is the negative of the tetratonic modal family [275, 305, 785, 2185]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 2971 is 2875

Scale 2875Scale 2875, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 2971 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 2875

Scale 2875Scale 2875, 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 2969Scale 2969, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2973Scale 2973, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2975Scale 2975, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2963Scale 2963, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2967Scale 2967, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2955Scale 2955, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2987Scale 2987: Neapolitan Major and Minor mixed, Ian Ring Music TheoryNeapolitan Major and Minor mixed
Scale 3003Scale 3003: Genus Chromaticum, Ian Ring Music TheoryGenus Chromaticum
Scale 3035Scale 3035, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2843Scale 2843, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2907Scale 2907: Magen Abot, Ian Ring Music TheoryMagen Abot
Scale 2715Scale 2715, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2459Scale 2459, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3483Scale 3483, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3995Scale 3995, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 923Scale 923: Ultraphrygian, Ian Ring Music TheoryUltraphrygian
Scale 1947Scale 1947, 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