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7         PC Set Complements

7.1          Definitions

Example:  [0,1,4,7]  and [2,3,5,6,8,9,10,11] are literal complements of each other

Example:  (0,1,4,7)  and  (0,1,2,3,5,6,8,9) are abstract complements of each other

7.2          PC Set Complements and Their Interval Vectors

 

 

7.3          6-note complements

 

 

7.4          PC Set Complements Used in Twelve Tone Composition

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                             

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