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Scale 3877

Scale 3877, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones7 (heptatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,5,8,9,10,11}
Forte Number7-10
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia4 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia3 (tricohemitonic)
Imperfections4
Modes6
Prime?no
prime: 607
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 1183
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector445332
Interval Spectrump3m3n5s4d4t2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {2,3,4,5,6}
<3> = {3,4,5,6,7,8}
<4> = {4,5,6,7,8,9}
<5> = {6,7,8,9,10}
<6> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation3.143
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 3877 can be rotated to make 6 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 1993
Scale 1993, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 761
Scale 761, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 607
Scale 607, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
5th mode:
Scale 2351
Scale 2351, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 3223
Scale 3223, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 3659
Scale 3659, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 607

Scale 607Scale 607, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The heptatonic modal family [3877, 1993, 761, 607, 2351, 3223, 3659] is the negative of the pentatonic modal family [91, 1547, 1729, 2093, 2821]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 3877 is 1183

Scale 1183Scale 1183, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 3877 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 1183

Scale 1183Scale 1183, 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 3879Scale 3879, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3873Scale 3873, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3875Scale 3875, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3881Scale 3881, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3885Scale 3885, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3893Scale 3893, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3845Scale 3845, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3861Scale 3861, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3909Scale 3909, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3941Scale 3941, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4005Scale 4005, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3621Scale 3621, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3749Scale 3749: Raga Sorati, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Sorati
Scale 3365Scale 3365, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2853Scale 2853, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1829Scale 1829, 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