Back to all scales
The Exciting Universe Of Music Theory

presents more than you ever wanted to know about...

Scale 4069

Scale 4069, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones9 (nonatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,5,6,7,8,9,10,11}
Forte Number9-2
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia7 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia6 (multicohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes8
Prime?no
prime: 767
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 1279
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector777663
Interval Spectrump6m6n7s7d7t3
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {2,3,4,5}
<3> = {3,4,5,6}
<4> = {4,5,6,7}
<5> = {5,6,7,8}
<6> = {6,7,8,9}
<7> = {7,8,9,10}
<8> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation2.444
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 4069 can be rotated to make 8 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 2041
Scale 2041, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 767
Scale 767, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
4th mode:
Scale 2431
Scale 2431, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 3263
Scale 3263, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 3679
Scale 3679, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 3887
Scale 3887, Ian Ring Music Theory
8th mode:
Scale 3991
Scale 3991, Ian Ring Music Theory
9th mode:
Scale 4043
Scale 4043, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 767

Scale 767Scale 767, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The nonatonic modal family [4069, 2041, 767, 2431, 3263, 3679, 3887, 3991, 4043] is the negative of the tritonic modal family [11, 1537, 2053]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 4069 is 1279

Scale 1279Scale 1279, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 4069 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 1279

Scale 1279Scale 1279, 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 4071Scale 4071, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4065Scale 4065, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4067Scale 4067, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4073Scale 4073, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4077Scale 4077, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4085Scale 4085, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4037Scale 4037, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4053Scale 4053, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 4005Scale 4005, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3941Scale 3941, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3813Scale 3813, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3557Scale 3557, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 3045Scale 3045, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2021Scale 2021, 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