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Scale 3983

Scale 3983, Ian Ring Music Theory
iii

i = imperfections

Tones9 (nonatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,2,3,7,8,9,10,11}
Forte Number9-1
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia8 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia7 (multicohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes8
Prime?no
prime: 511
Chiralityno
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector876663
Interval Spectrump6m6n6s7d8t3
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,4}
<2> = {2,5}
<3> = {3,6}
<4> = {4,7}
<5> = {5,8}
<6> = {6,9}
<7> = {7,10}
<8> = {8,11}
Spectra Variation2.667
Myhill Propertyyes
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 3983 can be rotated to make 8 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 4039
Scale 4039, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 4067
Scale 4067, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 4081
Scale 4081, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 511
Scale 511, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
6th mode:
Scale 2303
Scale 2303, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 3199
Scale 3199, Ian Ring Music Theory
8th mode:
Scale 3647
Scale 3647, Ian Ring Music Theory
9th mode:
Scale 3871
Scale 3871, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 511

Scale 511Scale 511, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The nonatonic modal family [3983, 4039, 4067, 4081, 511, 2303, 3199, 3647, 3871] is the negative of the tritonic modal family [7, 2051, 3073]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 3983 is 3647

Scale 3647Scale 3647, 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 3981Scale 3981, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3979Scale 3979, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3975Scale 3975, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3991Scale 3991, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3999Scale 3999, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4015Scale 4015, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4047Scale 4047, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3855Scale 3855, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3919Scale 3919, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3727Scale 3727, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3471Scale 3471, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2959Scale 2959, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1935Scale 1935, 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