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Scale 3509

Scale 3509, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones8 (octatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,4,5,7,8,10,11}
Forte Number8-27
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia4 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia1 (uncohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes7
Prime?no
prime: 1463
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 1463
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector456553
Interval Spectrump5m5n6s5d4t3
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2}
<2> = {2,3,4}
<3> = {4,5}
<4> = {5,6,7}
<5> = {7,8}
<6> = {8,9,10}
<7> = {10,11}
Spectra Variation1.25
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 3509 can be rotated to make 7 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 1901
Scale 1901, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 1499
Scale 1499: Bebop Locrian, Ian Ring Music TheoryBebop Locrian
4th mode:
Scale 2797
Scale 2797, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 1723
Scale 1723: JG Octatonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryJG Octatonic
6th mode:
Scale 2909
Scale 2909, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 1751
Scale 1751, Ian Ring Music Theory
8th mode:
Scale 2923
Scale 2923, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 1463

Scale 1463Scale 1463, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The octatonic modal family [3509, 1901, 1499, 2797, 1723, 2909, 1751, 2923] is the negative of the tetratonic modal family [293, 593, 649, 1097]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 3509 is 1463

Scale 1463Scale 1463, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 3509 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 1463

Scale 1463Scale 1463, 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 3511Scale 3511, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3505Scale 3505, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3507Scale 3507: Maqam Hijaz, Ian Ring Music TheoryMaqam Hijaz
Scale 3513Scale 3513, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3517Scale 3517, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3493Scale 3493, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3501Scale 3501: Maqam Nahawand, Ian Ring Music TheoryMaqam Nahawand
Scale 3477Scale 3477, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3541Scale 3541, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3573Scale 3573, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3381Scale 3381, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3445Scale 3445: Messiaen mode 6 inverse, Ian Ring Music TheoryMessiaen mode 6 inverse
Scale 3253Scale 3253: Mela Naganandini, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Naganandini
Scale 3765Scale 3765: Dominant Bebop, Ian Ring Music TheoryDominant Bebop
Scale 4021Scale 4021: Raga Pahadi, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Pahadi
Scale 2485Scale 2485: Harmonic Major, Ian Ring Music TheoryHarmonic Major
Scale 2997Scale 2997: Major Bebop, Ian Ring Music TheoryMajor Bebop
Scale 1461Scale 1461: Major-Minor, Ian Ring Music TheoryMajor-Minor

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