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Scale 555

Scale 555, Ian Ring Music Theory
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i = imperfections

Tones5 (pentatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,3,5,9}
Forte Number5-26
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia1 (unhemitonic)
Cohemitonia0 (ancohemitonic)
Imperfections4
Modes4
Prime?no
prime: 309
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 2697
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector122311
Interval Spectrumpm3n2s2dt
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3,4}
<2> = {3,4,6,7}
<3> = {5,6,8,9}
<4> = {8,9,10,11}
Spectra Variation2.8
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 555 can be rotated to make 4 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 2325
Scale 2325, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 1605
Scale 1605, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 1425
Scale 1425, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 345
Scale 345, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 309

Scale 309Scale 309, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The pentatonic modal family [555, 2325, 1605, 1425, 345] is the negative of the heptatonic modal family [699, 1497, 1623, 1893, 2397, 2859, 3477]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 555 is 2697

Scale 2697Scale 2697, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 555 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 2697

Scale 2697Scale 2697, 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 553Scale 553, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 557Scale 557: Raga Abhogi, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Abhogi
Scale 559Scale 559, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 547Scale 547, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 551Scale 551, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 563Scale 563, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 571Scale 571, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 523Scale 523, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 539Scale 539, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 587Scale 587, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 619Scale 619: Double-Phrygian Hexatonic, Ian Ring Music TheoryDouble-Phrygian Hexatonic
Scale 683Scale 683, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 811Scale 811, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 43Scale 43, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 299Scale 299: Raga Chitthakarshini, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Chitthakarshini
Scale 1067Scale 1067, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1579Scale 1579, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2603Scale 2603, 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