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Scale 3179

Scale 3179, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones7 (heptatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,3,5,6,10,11}
Forte Number7-14
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia4 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia2 (dicohemitonic)
Imperfections2
Modes6
Prime?no
prime: 431
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 2759
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector443352
Interval Spectrump5m3n3s4d4t2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,4}
<2> = {2,3,4,5}
<3> = {3,4,5,6,7}
<4> = {5,6,7,8,9}
<5> = {7,8,9,10}
<6> = {8,10,11}
Spectra Variation2.857
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicyes

Harmonic Chords

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 3179 can be rotated to make 6 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 3637
Scale 3637: Raga Rageshri, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Rageshri
3rd mode:
Scale 1933
Scale 1933, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 1507
Scale 1507, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 2801
Scale 2801, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 431
Scale 431, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
7th mode:
Scale 2263
Scale 2263, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 431

Scale 431Scale 431, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The heptatonic modal family [3179, 3637, 1933, 1507, 2801, 431, 2263] is the negative of the pentatonic modal family [167, 901, 1249, 2131, 3113]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 3179 is 2759

Scale 2759Scale 2759: Mela Pavani, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Pavani

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 3179 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 2759

Scale 2759Scale 2759: Mela Pavani, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Pavani

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 3177Scale 3177, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3181Scale 3181, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3183Scale 3183, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3171Scale 3171, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3175Scale 3175, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3187Scale 3187, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3195Scale 3195, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3147Scale 3147, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3163Scale 3163, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3115Scale 3115, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3243Scale 3243: Mela Rupavati, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Rupavati
Scale 3307Scale 3307, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3435Scale 3435: Prokofiev, Ian Ring Music TheoryProkofiev
Scale 3691Scale 3691, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2155Scale 2155, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2667Scale 2667, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1131Scale 1131: Honchoshi plagal form, Ian Ring Music TheoryHonchoshi plagal form

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