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Chet Atkins - Freight Train tab

FREIGHT TRAIN

As recorded by Chet Atkins


Tablature (Tab) for Guitar

Transcribed by Craig Rogers {Tellurian}

Words and Music by Elizabeth Cotton
Arranged by Chet Atkins


Gtr I (E A D G B E) - 'Nylon String Acoustic Guitar'




  Verse
   Q=218
   C                             G7
  4/4
   Gtr I
   H     H       Q  Q  +H        H     Q  Q    +W
*|-3-----0-----|---------------|-------3-----|---------------|
*|-------------|-3--1--(1)-----|----------6--|-(6)-----------|
*|-------------|---------------|-4-----------|---------------|
*|----2-----2--|----2-------2--|----3-----3--|------3-----3--|
*|-3-----------|-3-------------|-------5-----|---------5-----|
*|-------3-----|--------3------|-3-----------|--3------------|
   Q  Q  Q  Q    Q  Q   Q   Q    Q  Q  Q  Q     Q   Q  Q  Q


                G13G7           C
  H     H       Q  Q  +H        H     Q  Q    +W
|-3-----------|---------------|-------3--0--|-(0)-----------|
|-------6-----|-5--3--(3)-----|-1-----------|---------------|
|-------------|---------------|-------------|---------------|
|----3-----3--|----3-------3--|----2-----2--|------2-----2--|
|-------5-----|--------5------|-3-----------|--3------------|
|-3-----------|-3-------------|-------3-----|---------3-----|
  Q  Q  Q  Q    Q  Q   Q   Q    Q  Q  Q  Q     Q   Q  Q  Q


  E7                              Am    G  F
  Q  Q  +Q   Q    H     +Q   Q    H     Q  Q    +H      E  Q.
|----0--(0)-----|-0-----(0)-----|-------------|------------------|
|------------6--|------------3--|-1-----3--1--|-(1)-----0-(0)----|
|---------------|---------------|----------2--|-(2)--------2-----|
|----6-------6--|----0-------0--|----2-----3--|------3--------3--|
|---------------|--------2------|-0-----------|------------------|
|-0------7------|-0-------------|-------3-----|--1------1--------|
  Q  Q   Q   Q    Q  Q   Q   Q    Q  Q  Q  Q     Q   Q  Q     Q


                                                        D.C.
  C             G7              C
  H     H       Q  Q  +H        H     +E  Q.       W
|-------0-----|-0-------------|-----------------|--------------*|
|-------------|----3--(3)-----|-1-----(1)-------|-^1-----------*|
|-0-----------|---------------|-0-----(0)-0-----|-^0-----------*|
|----2-----2--|----3-------3--|-2--2--(2)----2--|-^2-----------*|
|-3-----------|---------------|-3---------------|-^3-----0--2--*|
|-------3-----|-3------3------|--------3--------|-----3--------*|
  Q  Q  Q  Q    Q  Q   Q   Q    Q  Q   Q     Q     Q  Q  Q  Q




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Duration Legend
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W - whole; H - half; Q - quarter; E - 8th; S - 16th; T - 32nd; X - 64th; a - acciaccatura
+ - note tied to previous; . - note dotted; .. - note double dotted
Uncapitalized letters represent notes that are staccato (1/2 duration)
Irregular groupings are notated above the duration line
Duration letters will always appear directly above the note/fret number it represents the
duration for.  Duration letters with no fret number below them represent rests.  Multi-
bar rests are notated in the form Wxn, where n is the number of bars to rest for.  Low
melody durations appear below the staff

Tablature Legend
----------------
 h   - hammer-on
 p   - pull-off
 b   - bend
 pb  - pre-bend
 r   - bend release (if no number after the r, then release immediately)
 /\  - slide into or out of (from/to "nowhere")
 s   - legato slide
 S   - shift slide
 - natural harmonic
[n]  - artificial harmonic
n(n) - tapped harmonic
 ~   - vibrato
 tr  - trill
 T   - tap
 TP  - trem. picking
 PM  - palm muting
\n/  - tremolo bar dip; n = amount to dip
 \n  - tremolo bar down
 n/  - tremolo bar up
/n\  - tremolo bar inverted dip
 =   - hold bend; also acts as connecting device for hammers/pulls
 <> - volume swell (louder/softer)
 x   - on rhythm slash represents muted slash
 o   - on rhythm slash represents single note slash

Misc Legend
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 |  - bar
||  - double bar
||o - repeat start
o|| - repeat end
*|  - double bar (ending)
 :  - bar (freetime)
 $  - Segno
 &  - Coda
Tempo markers -  = BPM(8/16=s8/s16), where s8 = swing 8ths, s16 = swing 16ths
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