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Scale 3059

Scale 3059, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones9 (nonatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,4,5,6,7,8,9,11}
Forte Number9-4
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia7 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia5 (multicohemitonic)
Imperfections2
Modes8
Prime?no
prime: 959
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 2555
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector766773
Interval Spectrump7m7n6s6d7t3
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {2,3,4}
<3> = {3,4,5}
<4> = {4,5,6,7}
<5> = {5,6,7,8}
<6> = {7,8,9}
<7> = {8,9,10}
<8> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation2
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 3059 can be rotated to make 8 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 3577
Scale 3577, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 959
Scale 959, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
4th mode:
Scale 2527
Scale 2527, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 3311
Scale 3311, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 3703
Scale 3703, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 3899
Scale 3899, Ian Ring Music Theory
8th mode:
Scale 3997
Scale 3997, Ian Ring Music Theory
9th mode:
Scale 2023
Scale 2023, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 959

Scale 959Scale 959, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The nonatonic modal family [3059, 3577, 959, 2527, 3311, 3703, 3899, 3997, 2023] is the negative of the tritonic modal family [35, 385, 2065]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 3059 is 2555

Scale 2555Scale 2555, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 3059 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 2555

Scale 2555Scale 2555, 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 3057Scale 3057, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3061Scale 3061, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3063Scale 3063, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3067Scale 3067, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3043Scale 3043, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3051Scale 3051, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3027Scale 3027, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2995Scale 2995: Raga Saurashtra, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Saurashtra
Scale 2931Scale 2931, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2803Scale 2803: Raga Bhatiyar, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Bhatiyar
Scale 2547Scale 2547: Raga Ramkali, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Ramkali
Scale 3571Scale 3571, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4083Scale 4083, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1011Scale 1011, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2035Scale 2035, 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