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Scale 3909

Scale 3909, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones7 (heptatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,6,8,9,10,11}
Forte Number7-8
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia4 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia3 (tricohemitonic)
Imperfections5
Modes6
Prime?no
prime: 381
Chiralityno
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector454422
Interval Spectrump2m4n4s5d4t2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,4}
<2> = {2,3,6}
<3> = {3,4,7,8}
<4> = {4,5,8,9}
<5> = {6,9,10}
<6> = {8,10,11}
Spectra Variation3.429
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 3909 can be rotated to make 6 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 2001
Scale 2001, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 381
Scale 381, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
4th mode:
Scale 1119
Scale 1119, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 2607
Scale 2607, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 3351
Scale 3351, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 3723
Scale 3723, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 381

Scale 381Scale 381, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The heptatonic modal family [3909, 2001, 381, 1119, 2607, 3351, 3723] is the negative of the pentatonic modal family [93, 1047, 1857, 2571, 3333]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 3909 is 1119

Scale 1119Scale 1119, 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 3911Scale 3911, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3905Scale 3905, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3907Scale 3907, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3913Scale 3913, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3917Scale 3917, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3925Scale 3925, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3941Scale 3941, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3845Scale 3845, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3877Scale 3877, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3973Scale 3973, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4037Scale 4037, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3653Scale 3653, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3781Scale 3781, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3397Scale 3397, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2885Scale 2885, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1861Scale 1861, 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