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Scale 3091

Scale 3091, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones5 (pentatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,4,10,11}
Forte Number5-4
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia3 (trihemitonic)
Cohemitonia2 (dicohemitonic)
Imperfections4
Modes4
Prime?no
prime: 79
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 2311
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector322111
Interval Spectrumpmn2s2d3t
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,3,6}
<2> = {2,4,7,9}
<3> = {3,5,8,10}
<4> = {6,9,11}
Spectra Variation4.8
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 3091 can be rotated to make 4 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 3593
Scale 3593, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 961
Scale 961, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 79
Scale 79, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
5th mode:
Scale 2087
Scale 2087, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 79

Scale 79Scale 79, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The pentatonic modal family [3091, 3593, 961, 79, 2087] is the negative of the heptatonic modal family [223, 1987, 2159, 3041, 3127, 3611, 3853]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 3091 is 2311

Scale 2311Scale 2311: Raga Kumarapriya, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Kumarapriya

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 3091 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 2311

Scale 2311Scale 2311: Raga Kumarapriya, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Kumarapriya

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 3089Scale 3089, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3093Scale 3093, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3095Scale 3095, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3099Scale 3099, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3075Scale 3075, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3083Scale 3083, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3107Scale 3107, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3123Scale 3123, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3155Scale 3155, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3219Scale 3219, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3347Scale 3347, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3603Scale 3603, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2067Scale 2067, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2579Scale 2579, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1043Scale 1043, 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