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Scale 3389

Scale 3389, Ian Ring Music Theory
iii

i = imperfections

Tones8 (octatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,3,4,5,8,10,11}
Forte Number8-Z29
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia5 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia3 (tricohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes7
Prime?no
prime: 751
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 1943
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector555553
Interval Spectrump5m5n5s5d5t3
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {2,3,4,5}
<3> = {3,4,5,6}
<4> = {5,6,7}
<5> = {6,7,8,9}
<6> = {7,8,9,10}
<7> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation2.25
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 3389 can be rotated to make 7 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 1871
Scale 1871, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 2983
Scale 2983, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 3539
Scale 3539, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 3817
Scale 3817, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 989
Scale 989, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 1271
Scale 1271, Ian Ring Music Theory
8th mode:
Scale 2683
Scale 2683, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 751

Scale 751Scale 751, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The octatonic modal family [3389, 1871, 2983, 3539, 3817, 989, 1271, 2683] is the negative of the tetratonic modal family [139, 353, 1553, 2117]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 3389 is 1943

Scale 1943Scale 1943, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 3389 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 1943

Scale 1943Scale 1943, 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 3391Scale 3391, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3385Scale 3385: Chromatic Phrygian, Ian Ring Music TheoryChromatic Phrygian
Scale 3387Scale 3387, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3381Scale 3381, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3373Scale 3373, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3357Scale 3357, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3421Scale 3421, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3453Scale 3453, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3517Scale 3517, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3133Scale 3133, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3261Scale 3261, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3645Scale 3645, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3901Scale 3901, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2365Scale 2365, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2877Scale 2877, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1341Scale 1341, 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