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Scale 4053

Scale 4053, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones9 (nonatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,4,6,7,8,9,10,11}
Forte Number9-6
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia6 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia5 (multicohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes8
Prime?no
prime: 1407
Chiralityno
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector686763
Interval Spectrump6m7n6s8d6t3
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2}
<2> = {2,3,4}
<3> = {3,4,5,6}
<4> = {4,5,6,7}
<5> = {5,6,7,8}
<6> = {6,7,8,9}
<7> = {8,9,10}
<8> = {10,11}
Spectra Variation2
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 4053 can be rotated to make 8 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 2037
Scale 2037, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 1533
Scale 1533, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 1407
Scale 1407, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
5th mode:
Scale 2751
Scale 2751, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 3423
Scale 3423, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 3759
Scale 3759, Ian Ring Music Theory
8th mode:
Scale 3927
Scale 3927, Ian Ring Music Theory
9th mode:
Scale 4011
Scale 4011, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 1407

Scale 1407Scale 1407, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The nonatonic modal family [4053, 2037, 1533, 1407, 2751, 3423, 3759, 3927, 4011] is the negative of the tritonic modal family [21, 1029, 1281]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 4053 is 1407

Scale 1407Scale 1407, 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 4055Scale 4055, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4049Scale 4049, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4051Scale 4051, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4057Scale 4057, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4061Scale 4061, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4037Scale 4037, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4045Scale 4045, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4069Scale 4069, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4085Scale 4085, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3989Scale 3989, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4021Scale 4021: Raga Pahadi, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Pahadi
Scale 3925Scale 3925, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3797Scale 3797, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3541Scale 3541, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3029Scale 3029, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2005Scale 2005, 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