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Scale 3511

Scale 3511, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones9 (nonatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,2,4,5,7,8,10,11}
Forte Number9-10
Rotational Symmetrynone
Hemitonia6 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia3 (tricohemitonic)
prime: 1759
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector668664
Interval Spectrump6m6n8s6d6t4
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2}
<2> = {2,3}
<3> = {3,4,5}
<4> = {4,5,6}
<5> = {6,7,8}
<6> = {7,8,9}
<7> = {9,10}
<8> = {10,11}
Spectra Variation1.333
Myhill Propertyno


Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 3511 can be rotated to make 8 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 3803
Scale 3803, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 3949
Scale 3949, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 2011
Scale 2011, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 3053
Scale 3053, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 1787
Scale 1787, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 2941
Scale 2941, Ian Ring Music Theory
8th mode:
Scale 1759
Scale 1759, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
9th mode:
Scale 2927
Scale 2927, Ian Ring Music Theory


The prime form of this scale is Scale 1759

Scale 1759Scale 1759, Ian Ring Music Theory


The nonatonic modal family [3511, 3803, 3949, 2011, 3053, 1787, 2941, 1759, 2927] is the negative of the tritonic modal family [73, 521, 577]


The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 3511 is itself, because it is a palindromic scale!

Scale 3511Scale 3511, 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 3509Scale 3509, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3507Scale 3507: Maqam Hijaz, Ian Ring Music TheoryMaqam Hijaz
Scale 3515Scale 3515: Moorish Phrygian, Ian Ring Music TheoryMoorish Phrygian
Scale 3519Scale 3519: Raga Sindhi-Bhairavi, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Sindhi-Bhairavi
Scale 3495Scale 3495, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3503Scale 3503, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3479Scale 3479, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3543Scale 3543, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3575Scale 3575: Symmetrical Decatonic, Ian Ring Music TheorySymmetrical Decatonic
Scale 3383Scale 3383, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3447Scale 3447, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3255Scale 3255, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3767Scale 3767: Chromatic Bebop, Ian Ring Music TheoryChromatic Bebop
Scale 4023Scale 4023, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2487Scale 2487, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2999Scale 2999: Chromatic and Permuted Diatonic Dorian mixed, Ian Ring Music TheoryChromatic and Permuted Diatonic Dorian mixed
Scale 1463Scale 1463, 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