Mike Oldfield A dedicated tab site

Sunset Door tab

Song: Sunset Door.
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:
s	slide
>/<	slide up/down (undeterminated number of frets)
h	hammer on
p	pull off
b	bend
r	release bend

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




Here are two different parts.  First. the rythm, that
is played by an acoustic guitar.  Later, the part
played by the electric guitar (1 and 2).





Chords

     A                 G                 D
E|---0---|        E|---3---|        E|---2---|
B|---2---|        B|---0---|        B|---3---|
G|---2---|        G|---0---|        G|---2---|
D|---2---|        D|---0---|        D|---0---|
A|---0---|        A|---2---|        A|-------|
E|-------|        E|---3---|        E|-------|

    Am7             Gmaj7/B              C
E|---0---|        E|-------|        E|---0---|
B|---1---|        B|---3---|        B|---1---|
G|---0---|        G|---0---|        G|---0---|
D|---2---|        D|---4---|        D|---2---|
A|---0---|        A|---2---|        A|---3---|
E|-------|        E|-------|        E|-------|



  Rythm guitar

     A(0:06)     G           D           A
E|-------0---0-------3---3-------2---2-------0---0-----|
B|-------2---2-------0---0-------3---3-------2---2-----|
G|-----2---2---2---0---0---0---2---2---2---2---2---2---|
D|---------------------------0-------------------------|
A|---0-----------------------------------0-------------|
E|---------------3-------------------------------------|

     A(0:16)                             D
E|-------0---0-------0---0-------0---0-------2---2-----|
B|-------2---2-------2---2-------2---2-------3---3-----|
G|-----2---2---2---2---2---2---2---2---2---2---2---2---|
D|---2-----------------------2-----------0-------------|
A|---------------0-------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------------|

     Am7                     Gmaj7/B
E|-----------------------------------------------------|
B|-------1---1-------1---1-------3---3-------3---3-----|
G|-------0---0-------0---0-------0---0-------0---0-----|
D|-----2---2---2---2---2---2---4---4---4---4---4---4---|
A|---0-----------0-----------2-----------2-------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------------|

                             Am7(0:35)
E|-----------------------------------------------------|
B|-------3---3-------3---3-------1---1-------1---1-----|
G|-------0---0-------0---0-------0---0-------0---0-----|
D|-----4---4---4---4---4---4---2---2---2---2---2---2---|
A|---2-----------2-----------0-----------0-------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------------|

     Gmaj7/B
E|-----------------------------------------------------|
B|-------3---3-------3---3-------3---3-------3---3-----|
G|-------0---0-------0---0-------0---0-------0---0-----|
D|-----4---4---4---4---4---4---4---4---4---4---4---4---|
A|---2-----------2-----------2-----------2-------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------------|

     Am7(0:47)               Gmaj7/B
E|-----------------------------------------------------|
B|-------1---1-------1---1-------3---3-------3---3-----|
G|-------0---0-------0---0-------0---0-------0---0-----|
D|-----2---2---2---2---2---2---4---4---4---4---4---4---|
A|---0-----------0-----------2-----------2-------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------------|

                             Am7(0:59)
E|-----------------------------------------------------|
B|-------3---3-------3---3-------1---1-------1---1-----|
G|-------0---0-------0---0-------0---0-------0---0-----|
D|-----4---4---4---4---4---4---2---2---2---2---2---2---|
A|---2-----------2-----------0-----------0-------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------------|

     Gmaj7/B                 C(1:05)
E|-------------------------------0---0-------0---0-----|
B|-------3---3-------3---3-------1---1-------1---1-----|
G|-------0---0-------0---0-----0---0---0---0---0---0---|
D|-----4---4---4---4---4---4---------------------------|
A|---2-----------2-----------3-----------3-------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------------|

     D
E|-------2---2-------2---2-----|
B|-------3---3-------3---3-----|
G|-----2---2---2---2---2---2---|
D|---0-----------0-------------|
A|-----------------------------|
E|-----------------------------|




  Electric guitar
    (0:05)                               (00:16)
E|---------------------------------5---------------------|
B|-----7-8-10bu12rb10---8b10-----7---8-5-----7-8---------|
G|---9-------------------------7---------6-9-------7s9---|
D|--------------------7------7-------------------7-------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------|

                   (0:23)
E|-----------------15-14b15-12-14-14b15--------14b15---|
B|---------------------------------------15------------|
G|---7h9p7----------------------------------12>--------|
D|---------12------------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------------|

E|---14h15p14----12-14-14b15-----14b15-14b15-12-14-----|
B|------------15---------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------12>-----------------------|
D|-----------------------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------------|

E|---14b15--------14b15-14h15p14----12-14-14b15--------|
B|---------15--------------------15--------------------|
G|-------------12>------------------------------12-----|
D|-----------------------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------------|


E|---14b15-14b15r14-12-14-14b15-------15-14h15p14------|
B|------------------------------15----------------15---|
G|---------------------------------12------------------|
D|-----------------------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------------|


E|---12-14-15----15-14-12-14-15-------15-14b15r14-12---|
B|------------------------------15---------------------|
G|------------12-------------------12------------------|
D|------------------------------------------12---------|
A|-----------------------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------------|


E|---14-15b17-----|
B|----------------|
G|----------------|
D|----------------|
A|----------------|
E|----------------|

     (1:11)
E|---------------10b12r10------------------10----------|
B|---------12-13------------------10-10b12----12r10----|
G|------12----------------9-11-12----------------------|
D|---12------------------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------------|


E|-----------------------------------------------------|
B|----------10-12p10p8-10h12-----------12-13-----------|
G|-------12------------------12<----12-----------------|
D|----12-------------------------12--------------------|
A|-----------------------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------------|


E|---10b12r10-------------19----17--------|
B|---------------------10----20----20-----|
G|-------------9-11-12--------------------|
D|----------------------------------------|
A|----------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------|




  Electric guitar (faster) (1:35-2:00)

E|-------0-0h1-3-0---------------------------------------------|
B|-----3-----------3-1-------------0-0h1-3-0---------------3---|
G|---0-----------------2---0-2---2-----------2h4p2-0-2-4-5-----|
D|-----------------------3-----0-------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------|


E|---------------------5-3h5-3-------0-0h1-3-0---------0-1-----|
B|-------3-3h5-6-----6---------6---3-----------3-0-1-3---------|
G|---0-5---------0s5-------------0-----------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------|


E|-----------0-1-3-0-------------------------------------------|
B|---------1---------3-1-------------0-0h1-3-0-----------0-1h3-|
G|-------2---------------2---0-2---2-----------2h4p2-0-2-------|
D|---2-2-------------------3-----0-----------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------|


E|---------------------------0-1-------------------------8-----|
B|---------0-0h1-3-----0-1-3---------------3-------5-6-8-------|
G|-------2---------0-2-------------2-4-4h5---4-5-7-------------|
D|-----0-------------------------0-----------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------|

     (2:00)
E|---9b10-9b10-7-9-9b10------9b10-9b10r9----7-9-9h10-9b10------|
B|----------------------10---------------10--------------------|
G|-------------------------7-----------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------|


E|---7b9-7-9-9b10---------9b10-9h10p9-7-9-10-10b12-----|
B|----------------10-----------------------------------|
G|-------------------7-7>------------------------------|
D|-----------------------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------|




  Electric Guitar 2 (1:53)

E|-----0-1-----------------|
B|---3-------1b3-3h5p3-----|
G|---------0-----------5---|
D|-------------------------|
A|-------------------------|
E|-------------------------|




How to read tab files

If you are beginning with guitar playing, tab files, or just you don't understand the meaning of the symbols that appear on the tab files, then I recommend you to visit this section about how to read the tab files.

Tabs policy

The tabs that are listed in this section are made by me and are just my own interpretation of Mike's songs. I try to keep them as accurate as possible, so please, if you find any mistake on them or you think something is different, feel free to send any suggestion to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Contact

If you have any suggestion, request or anythin else, feel free to contact me anytime on surffer3d@hotmail.com.


NOTE! This site uses cookies and similar technologies.

This site uses cookies and similar technologies. If you not change browser settings, you agree to it. Learn more

I understand