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Scale 3955

Scale 3955, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones9 (nonatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,4,5,6,8,9,10,11}
Forte Number9-4
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia7 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia5 (multicohemitonic)
Imperfections2
Modes8
Prime?no
prime: 959
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 2527
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector766773
Interval Spectrump7m7n6s6d7t3
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {2,3,4}
<3> = {3,4,5}
<4> = {4,5,6,7}
<5> = {5,6,7,8}
<6> = {7,8,9}
<7> = {8,9,10}
<8> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation2
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 3955 can be rotated to make 8 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 4025
Scale 4025, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 1015
Scale 1015, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 2555
Scale 2555, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 3325
Scale 3325, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 1855
Scale 1855, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 2975
Scale 2975, Ian Ring Music Theory
8th mode:
Scale 3535
Scale 3535, Ian Ring Music Theory
9th mode:
Scale 3815
Scale 3815, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 959

Scale 959Scale 959, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The nonatonic modal family [3955, 4025, 1015, 2555, 3325, 1855, 2975, 3535, 3815] is the negative of the tritonic modal family [35, 385, 2065]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 3955 is 2527

Scale 2527Scale 2527, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 3955 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 2527

Scale 2527Scale 2527, 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 3953Scale 3953, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3957Scale 3957, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3959Scale 3959, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3963Scale 3963, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3939Scale 3939, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3947Scale 3947, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3923Scale 3923, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3891Scale 3891, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4019Scale 4019, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4083Scale 4083, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3699Scale 3699, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3827Scale 3827, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3443Scale 3443: Verdi's Scala enigmatica, Ian Ring Music TheoryVerdi's Scala enigmatica
Scale 2931Scale 2931, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1907Scale 1907, 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