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Scale 3303

Scale 3303, Ian Ring Music Theory
ii

i = imperfections

Tones8 (octatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,2,5,6,7,10,11}
Forte Number8-8
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicyes
Hemitonia6 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia4 (multicohemitonic)
Imperfections2
Modes7
Prime?no
prime: 927
Chiralityno
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector644563
Interval Spectrump6m5n4s4d6t3
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,3}
<2> = {2,4}
<3> = {3,5}
<4> = {4,6,8}
<5> = {7,9}
<6> = {8,10}
<7> = {9,11}
Spectra Variation2
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 3303 can be rotated to make 7 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 3699
Scale 3699, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 3897
Scale 3897, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 999
Scale 999, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 2547
Scale 2547: Raga Ramkali, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Ramkali
6th mode:
Scale 3321
Scale 3321, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 927
Scale 927, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
8th mode:
Scale 2511
Scale 2511, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 927

Scale 927Scale 927, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The octatonic modal family [3303, 3699, 3897, 999, 2547, 3321, 927, 2511] is the negative of the tetratonic modal family [99, 387, 2097, 2241]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 3303 is itself, because it is a palindromic scale!

Scale 3303Scale 3303, 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 3301Scale 3301: Chromatic Mixolydian inverse, Ian Ring Music TheoryChromatic Mixolydian inverse
Scale 3299Scale 3299, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3307Scale 3307, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3311Scale 3311, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3319Scale 3319, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3271Scale 3271: Mela Raghupriya, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Raghupriya
Scale 3287Scale 3287, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3239Scale 3239: Mela Tanarupi, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Tanarupi
Scale 3175Scale 3175, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3431Scale 3431, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3559Scale 3559, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3815Scale 3815, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2279Scale 2279, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2791Scale 2791, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1255Scale 1255: Chromatic Mixolydian, Ian Ring Music TheoryChromatic Mixolydian

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