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Scale 831

Scale 831, Ian Ring Music Theory

i = imperfections

Tones8 (octatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,2,3,4,5,8,9}
Forte Number8-7
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia6 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia4 (multicohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes7
Prime?yes
Chiralityno
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector645652
Interval Spectrump5m6n5s4d6t2
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,3}
<2> = {2,4}
<3> = {3,5,7}
<4> = {4,6,8}
<5> = {5,7,9}
<6> = {8,10}
<7> = {9,11}
Spectra Variation2.5
Myhill Propertyno
Balancedno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 831 can be rotated to make 7 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 2463
Scale 2463, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 3279
Scale 3279, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 3687
Scale 3687, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 3891
Scale 3891, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 3993
Scale 3993, Ian Ring Music Theory
7th mode:
Scale 1011
Scale 1011, Ian Ring Music Theory
8th mode:
Scale 2553
Scale 2553, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

This is the prime form of this scale.

Negative

The octatonic modal family [831, 2463, 3279, 3687, 3891, 3993, 1011, 2553] is the negative of the tetratonic modal family [51, 771, 2073, 2433]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 831 is 3993

Scale 3993Scale 3993, 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 829Scale 829, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 827Scale 827, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 823Scale 823, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 815Scale 815, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 799Scale 799, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 863Scale 863, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 895Scale 895, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 959Scale 959, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 575Scale 575, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 703Scale 703, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 319Scale 319, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1343Scale 1343, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1855Scale 1855, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2879Scale 2879, 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