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Scale 4059

Scale 4059, Ian Ring Music Theory
ii

i = imperfections

Tones10 (decatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,3,4,6,7,8,9,10,11}
Forte Number10-3
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia8 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia6 (multicohemitonic)
Imperfections2
Modes9
Prime?no
prime: 1791
Chiralityno
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector889884
Interval Spectrump8m8n9s8d8t4
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2}
<2> = {2,3}
<3> = {3,4,5}
<4> = {4,5,6}
<5> = {5,6,7}
<6> = {6,7,8}
<7> = {7,8,9}
<8> = {9,10}
<9> = {10,11}
Spectra Variation1.4
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 4059 can be rotated to make 9 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 4077
Scale 4077, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 2043
Scale 2043: Maqam Tarzanuyn, Ian Ring Music TheoryMaqam Tarzanuyn
4th mode:
Scale 3069
Scale 3069: Maqam Shawq Afza, Ian Ring Music TheoryMaqam Shawq Afza
5th mode:
Scale 1791
Scale 1791, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
6th mode:
Scale 2943
Scale 2943, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 3519
Scale 3519: Raga Sindhi-Bhairavi, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Sindhi-Bhairavi
8th mode:
Scale 3807
Scale 3807, Ian Ring Music Theory
9th mode:
Scale 3951
Scale 3951, Ian Ring Music Theory
10th mode:
Scale 4023
Scale 4023, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 1791

Scale 1791Scale 1791, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The decatonic modal family [4059, 4077, 2043, 3069, 1791, 2943, 3519, 3807, 3951, 4023] is the negative of the modal family [9, 513]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 4059 is 2943

Scale 2943Scale 2943, 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 4057Scale 4057, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4061Scale 4061, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4063Scale 4063, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4051Scale 4051, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4055Scale 4055, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4043Scale 4043, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4075Scale 4075, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4091Scale 4091, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3995Scale 3995, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4027Scale 4027, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3931Scale 3931, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3803Scale 3803, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3547Scale 3547, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3035Scale 3035, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2011Scale 2011, 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