IC Vector (or Interval Vector)

An array of six integers representing the ic (interval class) content of a chord, where the first digit indicates the number instances of IC1 in the set, the second, IC2, third, IC3, fourth, IC4, fifth, IC5, and sixth, IC6. For example, is the ic vector for a major triad, showing that it...

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now a more convenient breed of cattle

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