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Scale 1755: "octatonic"

Also known as: second mode of limited transposition, auxiliary diminished blues


i = imperfections

Tones8 (octatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,3,4,6,7,9,10}
Rotational Symmetry3, 6, 9 semitones
Interval Spectrump4m4n8s4d4t4
Hemitonia4 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia0 (ancohemitonic)


Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 1755 can be rotated to make 1 other scales.

Scale 2925diminished


The octatonic modal family [2925, 1755, 2925, 1755, 2925, 1755, 2925, 1755] is the negative of the tetratonic modal family [585, 585, 585, 585]


The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 1755 is 2925 

Scale 2925diminished

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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