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Scale 579

Scale 579, Ian Ring Music Theory
iii

i = imperfections

Tones4 (tetratonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,6,9}
Forte Number4-18
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia1 (unhemitonic)
Cohemitonia0 (ancohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes3
Prime?no
prime: 147
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 2121
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector102111
Interval Spectrumpmn2dt
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,3,5}
<2> = {4,6,8}
<3> = {7,9,11}
Spectra Variation3
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 579 can be rotated to make 3 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 2337
Scale 2337, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 201
Scale 201, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 537
Scale 537, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

The prime form of this scale is Scale 147

Scale 147Scale 147, Ian Ring Music Theory

Negative

The tetratonic modal family [579, 2337, 201, 537] is the negative of the octatonic modal family [879, 1779, 1947, 2487, 2937, 3021, 3291, 3693]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 579 is 2121

Scale 2121Scale 2121, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 579 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 2121

Scale 2121Scale 2121, 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 577Scale 577, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 581Scale 581, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 583Scale 583, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 587Scale 587, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 595Scale 595, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 611Scale 611, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 515Scale 515, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 547Scale 547, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 643Scale 643, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 707Scale 707, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 835Scale 835, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 67Scale 67, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 323Scale 323, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1091Scale 1091, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1603Scale 1603, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2627Scale 2627, 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