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Scale 3397

Scale 3397, Ian Ring Music Theory
iiiii

i = imperfections

Tones6 (hexatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,6,8,10,11}
Forte Number6-21
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia2 (dihemitonic)
Cohemitonia1 (uncohemitonic)
Imperfections5
Modes5
Prime?no
prime: 349
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 1111
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector242412
Interval Spectrumpm4n2s4d2t2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,4}
<2> = {2,3,4,6}
<3> = {4,5,7,8}
<4> = {6,8,9,10}
<5> = {8,10,11}
Spectra Variation3
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 3397 can be rotated to make 5 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 1873
Scale 1873, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 373
Scale 373, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 1117
Scale 1117, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 1303
Scale 1303, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 2699
Scale 2699, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 349

Scale 349Scale 349, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The hexatonic modal family [3397, 1873, 373, 1117, 1303, 2699] is the negative of the hexatonic modal family [349, 1111, 1489, 1861, 2603, 3349]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 3397 is 1111

Scale 1111Scale 1111, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 3397 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 1111

Scale 1111Scale 1111, 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 3399Scale 3399, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3393Scale 3393, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3395Scale 3395, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3401Scale 3401, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3405Scale 3405, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3413Scale 3413: Leading Whole-tone, Ian Ring Music TheoryLeading Whole-tone
Scale 3429Scale 3429, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3333Scale 3333, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3365Scale 3365, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3461Scale 3461, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3525Scale 3525, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3141Scale 3141, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3269Scale 3269: Raga Malarani, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Malarani
Scale 3653Scale 3653, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3909Scale 3909, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2373Scale 2373, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2885Scale 2885, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1349Scale 1349, 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