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Scale 3141

Scale 3141, Ian Ring Music Theory
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i = imperfections

Tones5 (pentatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,6,10,11}
Forte Number5-13
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia2 (dihemitonic)
Cohemitonia1 (uncohemitonic)
Imperfections4
Modes4
Prime?no
prime: 279
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 1095
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector221311
Interval Spectrumpm3ns2d2t
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,4}
<2> = {2,3,5,6,8}
<3> = {4,6,7,9,10}
<4> = {8,10,11}
Spectra Variation3.6
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 3141 can be rotated to make 4 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 1809
Scale 1809, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 369
Scale 369, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 279
Scale 279, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
5th mode:
Scale 2187
Scale 2187, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 279

Scale 279Scale 279, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The pentatonic modal family [3141, 1809, 369, 279, 2187] is the negative of the heptatonic modal family [375, 1815, 1905, 2235, 2955, 3165, 3525]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 3141 is 1095

Scale 1095Scale 1095, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 3141 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 1095

Scale 1095Scale 1095, 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 3143Scale 3143, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3137Scale 3137, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3139Scale 3139, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3145Scale 3145, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3149Scale 3149, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3157Scale 3157, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3173Scale 3173, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3077Scale 3077, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3109Scale 3109, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3205Scale 3205, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3269Scale 3269: Raga Malarani, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Malarani
Scale 3397Scale 3397, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3653Scale 3653, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2117Scale 2117: Raga Sumukam, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Sumukam
Scale 2629Scale 2629: Raga Shubravarni, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Shubravarni
Scale 1093Scale 1093, 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