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Scale 485

Scale 485, Ian Ring Music Theory
iii

i = imperfections

Tones6 (hexatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,2,5,6,7,8}
Forte Number6-Z41
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia3 (trihemitonic)
Cohemitonia2 (dicohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes5
Prime?no
prime: 335
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 1265
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector332232
Interval Spectrump3m2n2s3d3t2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3,4}
<2> = {2,4,5,6}
<3> = {3,5,6,7,9}
<4> = {6,7,8,10}
<5> = {8,9,10,11}
Spectra Variation3.333
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 485 can be rotated to make 5 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 1145
Scale 1145, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 655
Scale 655, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 2375
Scale 2375, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 3235
Scale 3235, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 3665
Scale 3665, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 335

Scale 335Scale 335, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The hexatonic modal family [485, 1145, 655, 2375, 3235, 3665] is the negative of the hexatonic modal family [215, 1475, 1805, 2155, 2785, 3125]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 485 is 1265

Scale 1265Scale 1265, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 485 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 1265

Scale 1265Scale 1265, 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 487Scale 487, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 481Scale 481, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 483Scale 483, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 489Scale 489, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 493Scale 493, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 501Scale 501, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 453Scale 453, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 469Scale 469, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 421Scale 421: Han-kumoi, Ian Ring Music TheoryHan-kumoi
Scale 357Scale 357, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 229Scale 229, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 741Scale 741, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 997Scale 997, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1509Scale 1509, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2533Scale 2533, 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