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Scale 471

Scale 471, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones7 (heptatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,2,4,6,7,8}
Forte Number7-15
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia4 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia2 (dicohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes6
Prime?yes
Chiralityno
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector442443
Interval Spectrump4m4n2s4d4t3
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,4}
<2> = {2,3,4,5}
<3> = {4,5,6}
<4> = {6,7,8}
<5> = {7,8,9,10}
<6> = {8,10,11}
Spectra Variation2.286
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 471 can be rotated to make 6 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 2283
Scale 2283, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 3189
Scale 3189, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 1821
Scale 1821, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 1479
Scale 1479: Mela Jalarnava, Ian Ring Music TheoryMela Jalarnava
6th mode:
Scale 2787
Scale 2787, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 3441
Scale 3441, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

This is the prime form of this scale.

Negative

The heptatonic modal family [471, 2283, 3189, 1821, 1479, 2787, 3441] is the negative of the pentatonic modal family [327, 453, 1137, 2211, 3153]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 471 is 3441

Scale 3441Scale 3441, 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 469Scale 469, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 467Scale 467: Raga Dhavalangam, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Dhavalangam
Scale 475Scale 475, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 479Scale 479, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 455Scale 455: Messiaen mode 5, Ian Ring Music TheoryMessiaen mode 5
Scale 463Scale 463, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 487Scale 487, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 503Scale 503, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 407Scale 407, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 439Scale 439, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 343Scale 343, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 215Scale 215, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 727Scale 727, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 983Scale 983, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1495Scale 1495: Messiaen mode 6, Ian Ring Music TheoryMessiaen mode 6
Scale 2519Scale 2519, 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