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Scale 3411: "Enigmatic"

Also known as: Verdi's Scala enigmatica ascending

Scale 3411: Enigmatic, Ian Ring Music Theory
iii

i = imperfections

Tones7 (heptatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,4,6,8,10,11}
Forte Number7-24
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia3 (trihemitonic)
Cohemitonia2 (dicohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes6
Prime?no
prime: 687
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 2391
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector353442
Interval Spectrump4m4n3s5d3t2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {2,3,4,5}
<3> = {3,4,5,6,7}
<4> = {5,6,7,8,9}
<5> = {7,8,9,10}
<6> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation2.571
Myhill Propertyno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicyes

Harmonic Chords

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 3411 can be rotated to make 6 other scales.

Scale 3753Scale 3753, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 981Scale 981: Mela Kantamani, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Kantamani
Scale 1269Scale 1269, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1341Scale 1341, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1359Scale 1359, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2727Scale 2727: Mela Manavati, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Manavati

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 687

Scale 687Scale 687, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The heptatonic modal family [3411, 3753, 981, 1269, 1341, 1359, 2727] is the negative of the pentatonic modal family [171, 1377, 1413, 1557, 2133]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 3411 is 2391

Scale 2391Scale 2391, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 3411 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 2391

Scale 2391Scale 2391, 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 3409Scale 3409, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3413Scale 3413: Leading Whole-tone, Ian Ring Music TheoryLeading Whole-tone
Scale 3415Scale 3415, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3419Scale 3419: Magan Abot, Ian Ring Music TheoryMagan Abot
Scale 3395Scale 3395, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3403Scale 3403, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3427Scale 3427, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3443Scale 3443: Verdi's Scala enigmatica, Ian Ring Music TheoryVerdi's Scala enigmatica
Scale 3347Scale 3347, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3379Scale 3379: Verdi's Scala enigmatica descending, Ian Ring Music TheoryVerdi's Scala enigmatica descending
Scale 3475Scale 3475, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3539Scale 3539, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3155Scale 3155, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3283Scale 3283: Mela Visvambhari, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Visvambhari
Scale 3667Scale 3667, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3923Scale 3923, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2387Scale 2387, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2899Scale 2899, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1363Scale 1363, 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