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Scale 481

Scale 481, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones5 (pentatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,5,6,7,8}
Forte Number5-5
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia3 (trihemitonic)
Cohemitonia2 (dicohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes4
Prime?no
prime: 143
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 241
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector321121
Interval Spectrump2mns2d3t
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,4,5}
<2> = {2,5,6,9}
<3> = {3,6,7,10}
<4> = {7,8,11}
Spectra Variation4.4
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 481 can be rotated to make 4 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 143
Scale 143, Ian Ring Music TheoryThis is the prime mode
3rd mode:
Scale 2119
Scale 2119, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 3107
Scale 3107, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 3601
Scale 3601, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 143

Scale 143Scale 143, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The pentatonic modal family [481, 143, 2119, 3107, 3601] is the negative of the heptatonic modal family [239, 1927, 2167, 3011, 3131, 3553, 3613]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 481 is 241

Scale 241Scale 241, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 481 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 241

Scale 241Scale 241, 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 483Scale 483, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 485Scale 485, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 489Scale 489, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 497Scale 497, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 449Scale 449, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 465Scale 465, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 417Scale 417, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 353Scale 353, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 225Scale 225, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 737Scale 737, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 993Scale 993, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1505Scale 1505, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2529Scale 2529, 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