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Scale 393

Scale 393, Ian Ring Music Theory
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i = imperfections

Tones4 (tetratonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,3,7,8}
Forte Number4-20
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia1 (unhemitonic)
Cohemitonia0 (ancohemitonic)
Imperfections2
Modes3
Prime?no
prime: 291
Chiralityno
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector101220
Interval Spectrump2m2nd
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,3,4}
<2> = {5,7}
<3> = {8,9,11}
Spectra Variation2
Myhill Propertyno
Coherenceyes
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 393 can be rotated to make 3 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 561
Scale 561, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 291
Scale 291: Raga Lavangi, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga LavangiThis is the prime mode
4th mode:
Scale 2193
Scale 2193, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 291

Scale 291Scale 291: Raga Lavangi, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Lavangi

Negative

The tetratonic modal family [393, 561, 291, 2193] is the negative of the octatonic modal family [951, 1767, 1851, 2523, 2931, 2973, 3309, 3513]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 393 is 561

Scale 561Scale 561, 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 395Scale 395: Balinese, Ian Ring Music TheoryBalinese
Scale 397Scale 397: Hirajoshi, Ian Ring Music TheoryHirajoshi
Scale 385Scale 385, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 389Scale 389, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 401Scale 401, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 409Scale 409, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 425Scale 425: Raga Kokil Pancham, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Kokil Pancham
Scale 457Scale 457, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 265Scale 265, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 329Scale 329, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 137Scale 137: Ute tritonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryUte tritonic
Scale 649Scale 649, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 905Scale 905, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1417Scale 1417: Raga Shailaja, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Shailaja
Scale 2441Scale 2441, 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