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Scale 863

Scale 863, Ian Ring Music Theory
iii

i = imperfections

Tones8 (octatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,2,3,4,6,8,9}
Forte Number8-Z15
Rotational Symmetrynone
Palindromicno
Hemitonia5 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia3 (tricohemitonic)
Imperfections3
Modes7
Prime?yes
Chiralityyes
enantiomorph: 3929
Deep Scaleno
Interval Vector555553
Interval Spectrump5m5n5s5d5t3
Distribution Spectra<1> = {1,2,3}
<2> = {2,3,4}
<3> = {3,4,5,6}
<4> = {4,5,6,7,8}
<5> = {6,7,8,9}
<6> = {8,9,10}
<7> = {9,10,11}
Spectra Variation2.25
Myhill Propertyno
Coherenceno
Heliotonicno

Modes

Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 863 can be rotated to make 7 other scales. The 1st mode is itself.

2nd mode:
Scale 2479
Scale 2479, Ian Ring Music Theory
3rd mode:
Scale 3287
Scale 3287, Ian Ring Music Theory
4th mode:
Scale 3691
Scale 3691, Ian Ring Music Theory
5th mode:
Scale 3893
Scale 3893, Ian Ring Music Theory
6th mode:
Scale 1997
Scale 1997: Raga Cintamani, Ian Ring Music TheoryRaga Cintamani
7th mode:
Scale 1523
Scale 1523, Ian Ring Music Theory
8th mode:
Scale 2809
Scale 2809, Ian Ring Music Theory

Prime

This is the prime form of this scale.

Negative

The octatonic modal family [863, 2479, 3287, 3691, 3893, 1997, 1523, 2809] is the negative of the tetratonic modal family [83, 773, 1217, 2089]

Inverse

The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 863 is 3929

Scale 3929Scale 3929, Ian Ring Music Theory

Enantiomorph

Only scales that are chiral will have an enantiomorph. Scale 863 is chiral, and its enantiomorph is scale 3929

Scale 3929Scale 3929, 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 861Scale 861, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 859Scale 859: Ultralocrian, Ian Ring Music TheoryUltralocrian
Scale 855Scale 855, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 847Scale 847, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 879Scale 879, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 895Scale 895, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 799Scale 799, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 831Scale 831, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 927Scale 927, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 991Scale 991, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 607Scale 607, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 735Scale 735, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 351Scale 351, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1375Scale 1375, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 1887Scale 1887, Ian Ring Music Theory
Scale 2911Scale 2911, 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