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Scale 3973

Scale 3973, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones7 (heptatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,7,8,9,10,11}
Forte Number7-2
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia5 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia4 (multicohemitonic)
Imperfections4
Modes6
Prime?no
prime: 191
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 1087
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector554331
Interval Spectrump3m3n4s5d5t
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,5}
<2> = {2,3,6,7}
<3> = {3,4,7,8}
<4> = {4,5,8,9}
<5> = {5,6,9,10}
<6> = {7,10,11}
Spectra Variation4
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 3973 can be rotated to make 6 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 2017
Scale 2017, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 191
Scale 191, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
4th mode:
Scale 2143
Scale 2143, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 3119
Scale 3119, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 3607
Scale 3607, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 3851
Scale 3851, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 191

Scale 191Scale 191, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The heptatonic modal family [3973, 2017, 191, 2143, 3119, 3607, 3851] is the negative of the pentatonic modal family [47, 1921, 2071, 3083, 3589]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 3973 is 1087

Scale 1087Scale 1087, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 3973 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 1087

Scale 1087Scale 1087, 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 3975Scale 3975, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3969Scale 3969, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3971Scale 3971, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3977Scale 3977, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3981Scale 3981, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3989Scale 3989, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4005Scale 4005, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4037Scale 4037, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3845Scale 3845, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3909Scale 3909, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3717Scale 3717, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3461Scale 3461, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2949Scale 2949, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1925Scale 1925, 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