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Red Dawn tab

Song: Red Dawn.
Album: Tubular Bells II.
Author: Mike Oldfield.


This tab is just my interpretation of the song, and probably it does
not show the real author's work.  If you find any mistake contact me,
please.


Moisés Ferrer Serra
oldfield@byaku.net


Tab notation:
h	hammer on
p	pull off
x	palm mute

More information about the notation at www.oldfield.byaku.net




Chords

     B7              Cmaj7               Em
E|---2---|        E|---0---|        E|---0---|
B|---0---|        B|---0---|        B|---0---|
G|---2---|        G|---0---|        G|---0---|
D|---1---|        D|---2---|        D|---2---|
A|---2---|        A|---3---|        A|---2---|
E|-------|        E|-------|        E|---0---|

     Am                D6                Bm
E|---0---|        E|---2---|        E|---2---|
B|---1---|        B|---0---|        B|---3---|
G|---2---|        G|---2---|        G|---4---|
D|---2---|        D|---0---|        D|---4---|
A|---0---|        A|---0---|        A|---2---|
E|-------|        E|-------|        E|-------|

   Amaj7             G#maj7            E7/G# 
E|---4---|        E|---3---|        E|-------|
B|---5---|        B|---4---|        B|-------|
G|---6---|        G|---5---|        G|---7---|
D|---7---|        D|---6---|        D|---6---|
A|---0---|        A|-------|        A|---5---|
E|-------|        E|-------|        E|---4---|





  Acoustic guitar (0:22)

E|-----|----------------|---------3---2---|-2---0-------------|
B|-----|----------------|-0---------0---0-|---------1---------|
G|---0-|-0--------------|-------0---------|-------------2-----|
D|-----|--4-2-0---------|-----2-----------|---2---2---2---0---|
A|-----|--------3-2-0-3-|---2-------------|-0-----------------|
E|-----|----------------|-0---------------|-------------------|
                                Em                Am

E|-------------------|-----------------|-0-----0-5---3-----|
B|---0---0---0---1---|-0-------0-----0-|-----1-------------|
G|---2-----2---------|-------0-----0---|-----------5---0---|
D|-----1-------1---1-|-----2---2-2-----|---2---------------|
A|---2---------------|---2-------------|-0-----------------|
E|-------------------|-0---------------|-------------------|
         B7                Em               Am

E|---2-------0---2---|-3---0---0-------|-0-------2-----------|
B|-------0-----------|-0-----------0---|-----0-------0-0-1---|
G|-----2---2---2-2-0-|---0---0-----0---|---2---2---2---------|
D|-------------------|-----------2---0-|---------------------|
A|---2---------------|-3---------------|-2-------------------|
E|-------------------|-----------------|---------------------|
          B7                Cmaj7                B7


  Repeat all parts except the last one (last B7 part), and continue.



E|---0-------2-----2-|-----0---5---3---|-2-----------2-----|
B|-------0-------0---|-1---------------|-----0---0---0-----|
G|-----2---2---2-----|-------2---5---0-|---2---2---2---0---|
D|-------------------|---2-------------|-0-----------------|
A|---2---------------|-0---------------|-------------------|
E|-------------------|-----------------|-------------------|
          B7                 Am                 D6

E|---------2-7---5---|-4-------4-------|-3-------3---3-----|
B|---3---------------|-----5-------5---|-----4---4---4-----|
G|-------4-----------|---6-----------6-|---5---5-------5---|
D|-----4-----9-9---0-|-7-----7-7-7-----|-6-------6-6-------|
A|---2---------------|-----------------|-------------------|
E|-------------------|-----------------|-------------------|
          Bm                Amaj7             G#maj7

E|-----------------------------------|-------------------|
B|-----------------------------------|-------------------|
G|---------------7-7-------------7-7-|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7---|
D|-----------6-6-------------6-6-----|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6---|
A|-------5-5-------------5-5---------|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---|
E|---4-4-------------4-4-------------|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4---|
                E7/G#                        E7/G#



  Acoustic guitar continues (1:29)

E|-----------------------|---------------------|-----------------------|
B|---5-------------------|---------------------|-----------------------|
G|-----------------------|---------------------|-----------------------|
D|---7-------------------|---------------------|-----------------------|
A|---7-7x-5-5x-7-7x-2-2x-|-7-7x-5-5x-7-7x-2-2x-|-7-7x-5-5x-7-7x-2-2x---|
E|---5-5x-3-3x-5-5x-0-0x-|-5-5x-3-3x-5-5x-0-0x-|-5-5x-3-3x-5-5x-0-0x---|


E|-----------------------|---------------------|-----------------------|
B|-----------------------|---------------------|-----------------------|
G|-----------------------|---------------------|-----------------------|
D|-----------------------|---------------------|-----------------------|
A|---7-7x-5-5x-7-7x-2-2x-|-9-9x-7-7x-9-9x-4-4x-|-9-9x-7-7x-9-9x-4-4x---|
E|---5-5x-3-3x-5-5x-0-0x-|-7-7x-5-5x-7-7x-2-2x-|-7-7x-5-5x-7-7x-2-2x---|

E|-----------------------|---------------------|---0---|
B|-----------------------|---------------------|---0---|
G|-----------------------|---------------------|---4---|
D|-----------------------|---------------------|---2---|
A|---9-9x-7-7x-9-9x-4-4x-|-9-9x-7-7x-9-9x-4-4x-|---2---|
E|---7-7x-5-5x-7-7x-2-2x-|-7-7x-5-5x-7-7x-2-2x-|---0---|



  Electric guitar, sounds twice (1:39)/(1:44)

E|------------------------------------|
B|-------------9----------------------|
G|-------11-11---11-9----8-9-8--------|
D|---9-9--------------11-------11p9---|
A|------------------------------------|
E|------------------------------------|



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