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Scale 559

Scale 559, Ian Ring Music Theory
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Tones6 (hexatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,2,3,5,9}
Forte Number6-Z39
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia3 (trihemitonic)
Cohemitonia2 (dicohemitonic)
Imperfections4
Modes5
Prime?no
prime: 317
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 3721
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector333321
Interval Spectrump2m3n3s3d3t
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3,4}
<2> = {2,3,4,6,7}
<3> = {3,4,5,7,8,9}
<4> = {5,6,8,9,10}
<5> = {8,9,10,11}
Spectra Variation3.667
Myhill Propertyno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 559 can be rotated to make 5 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 2327
Scale 2327, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 3211
Scale 3211, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 3653
Scale 3653, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 1937
Scale 1937, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 377
Scale 377, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 317

Scale 317Scale 317, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The hexatonic modal family [559, 2327, 3211, 3653, 1937, 377] is the negative of the hexatonic modal family [187, 1559, 1889, 2141, 2827, 3461]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 559 is 3721

Scale 3721Scale 3721, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 559 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 3721

Scale 3721Scale 3721, 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 557Scale 557: Raga Abhogi, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Abhogi
Scale 555Scale 555, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 551Scale 551, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 567Scale 567, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 575Scale 575, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 527Scale 527, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 543Scale 543, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 591Scale 591, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 623Scale 623, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 687Scale 687, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 815Scale 815, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 47Scale 47, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 303Scale 303, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1071Scale 1071, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1583Scale 1583, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2607Scale 2607, 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