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Scale 489

Scale 489, Ian Ring Music Theory
iii

i = imperfections

Tones6 (hexatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,3,5,6,7,8}
Forte Number6-Z40
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia3 (trihemitonic)
Cohemitonia2 (dicohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes5
Prime?no
prime: 303
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 753
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector333231
Interval Spectrump3m2n3s3d3t
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3,4}
<2> = {2,3,5,7}
<3> = {3,4,6,8,9}
<4> = {5,7,9,10}
<5> = {8,9,10,11}
Spectra Variation3.667
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 489 can be rotated to make 5 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 573
Scale 573, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 1167
Scale 1167, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 2631
Scale 2631, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 3363
Scale 3363, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 3729
Scale 3729, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 303

Scale 303Scale 303, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The hexatonic modal family [489, 573, 1167, 2631, 3363, 3729] is the negative of the hexatonic modal family [183, 1761, 1803, 2139, 2949, 3117]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 489 is 753

Scale 753Scale 753, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 489 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 753

Scale 753Scale 753, 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 491Scale 491, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 493Scale 493, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 481Scale 481, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 485Scale 485, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 497Scale 497, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 505Scale 505, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 457Scale 457, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 473Scale 473, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 425Scale 425: Raga Kokil Pancham, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Kokil Pancham
Scale 361Scale 361, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 233Scale 233, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 745Scale 745, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1001Scale 1001, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1513Scale 1513, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2537Scale 2537, 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