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Scale 3003


i = imperfections

Tones9 (nonatonic)
Pitch Class Set{0,1,3,4,5,7,8,9,11}
Rotational Symmetry4, 8 semitones
Interval Spectrump6m9n6s6d6t3
Hemitonia6 (multihemitonic)
Cohemitonia3 (tricohemitonic)


Modes are the rotational transformation of this scale. Scale 3003 can be rotated to make 2 other scales.

Scale 3549third mode of limited transposition
Scale 1911


The nonatonic modal family [3549, 1911, 3003, 3549, 1911, 3003, 3549, 1911, 3003] is the negative of the tritonic modal family [273, 273, 273]


The inverse of a scale is a reflection using the root as its axis. The inverse of 3003 is itself, because it is a palindromic scale!

Scale 3003

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 3001
Scale 3005
Scale 3007
Scale 2995
Scale 2999
Scale 2987
Scale 2971
Scale 3035
Scale 3067
Scale 2875
Scale 2939
Scale 2747
Scale 2491
Scale 3515
Scale 4027
Scale 955
Scale 1979

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