Back to all scales
The Exciting Universe Of Music Theory

presents more than you ever wanted to know about...

Scale 3803

Scale 3803, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones9 (nonatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,3,4,6,7,9,10,11}
Forte Number9-10
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia6 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia3 (tricohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes8
Prime?no
prime: 1759
Chiralityno
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
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 3803 can be rotated to make 8 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 3949
Scale 3949, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 2011
Scale 2011, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 3053
Scale 3053, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 1787
Scale 1787, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 2941
Scale 2941, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 1759
Scale 1759, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
8th mode:
Scale 2927
Scale 2927, Ian Ring Music Theory
9th mode:
Scale 3511
Scale 3511, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 1759

Scale 1759Scale 1759, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

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

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 3803 is 2927

Scale 2927Scale 2927, 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 3801Scale 3801, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3805Scale 3805, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3807Scale 3807, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3795Scale 3795, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3799Scale 3799, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3787Scale 3787, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3819Scale 3819, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3835Scale 3835, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3739Scale 3739, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3771Scale 3771, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3675Scale 3675, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3931Scale 3931, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4059Scale 4059, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3291Scale 3291, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3547Scale 3547, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2779Scale 2779: Shostakovich, Ian Ring Music TheoryShostakovich
Scale 1755Scale 1755: Octatonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryOctatonic

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