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Scale 3061

Scale 3061, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones9 (nonatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,4,5,6,7,8,9,11}
Forte Number9-7
Rotational Symmetrynone
Hemitonia6 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia4 (multicohemitonic)
prime: 1471
enantiomorph: 1531
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector677673
Interval Spectrump7m6n7s7d6t3
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2}
<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> = {10,11}
Spectra Variation1.778
Myhill Propertyno


Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 3061 can be rotated to make 8 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 1789
Scale 1789: Blues Enneatonic II, Ian Ring Music TheoryBlues Enneatonic II
3rd mode:
Scale 1471
Scale 1471, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
4th mode:
Scale 2783
Scale 2783, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 3439
Scale 3439, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 3767
Scale 3767: Chromatic Bebop, Ian Ring Music TheoryChromatic Bebop
7th mode:
Scale 3931
Scale 3931, Ian Ring Music Theory
8th mode:
Scale 4013
Scale 4013: Raga Pilu, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Pilu
9th mode:
Scale 2027
Scale 2027, Ian Ring Music Theory


The prime form of this scale is Scale 1471

Scale 1471Scale 1471, Ian Ring Music Theory


The nonatonic modal family [3061, 1789, 1471, 2783, 3439, 3767, 3931, 4013, 2027] is the negative of the tritonic modal family [37, 641, 1033]


The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 3061 is 1531

Scale 1531Scale 1531, Ian Ring Music Theory


Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 3061 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 1531

Scale 1531Scale 1531, 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 3063Scale 3063, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3057Scale 3057, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3059Scale 3059, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3065Scale 3065, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3069Scale 3069: Maqam Shawq Afza, Ian Ring Music TheoryMaqam Shawq Afza
Scale 3045Scale 3045, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3053Scale 3053, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3029Scale 3029, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2997Scale 2997: Major Bebop, Ian Ring Music TheoryMajor Bebop
Scale 2933Scale 2933, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2805Scale 2805: Ishikotsucho, Ian Ring Music TheoryIshikotsucho
Scale 2549Scale 2549, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3573Scale 3573, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4085Scale 4085, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1013Scale 1013, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2037Scale 2037, 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