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Sepultura - Ratamahatta tab

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RATAMAHATTA
As recorded by Sepultura
(From the 1996 Album ROOTS)

Transcribed by Jeff Jacobson, Kerry O'Brien, Paul Pappas, and Steve Gorenberg
	

Music by Sepultura and Carlinhos Brown

Gtr I (B E A D F# B) - 'Untitled'
Gtr II (B E A D F# B) - 'Untitled'
Gtr III (B E A D F# B) - 'Sitar'

 Intro
  Moderately Q=104      Faster Q=116
  N.C.
 4/4
  Gtr I
  Wx7          W          Wx4
|------------|----------|--------||
|------------|----------|--------||
|------------|----------|--------||
|------------|----------|--------||
|------------|----------|--------||
|------------|----------|--------||


    N.C.                          C5      D5           C5      D5
    Gtr I
    Q  E E +E   E E  E  4x     Q  E E +E  E E E  7x Q  E E +E  E E E
||----------------------||-||--------------------||-------------------||
||o--------------------o||-||o------------------o||-------------------||
||----------------------||-||--------------------||-------------------||
||----------------------||-||--------------------||-------------------||
||o--------------------o||-||o----3-------5---5-o||----3-------5---5--||
||--0--1-0-(0)--3-0--3--||-||--0--1-0-(0)-3-0-3--||-0--1-0-(0)-3-0-3--||
|
|   Gtr II
|   Q  E E +E   E E  E  4x     Q  E E +E  E E E  7x Q  E E +E  E E E
||----------------------||-||--------------------||-------------------||
||o--------------------o||-||o------------------o||-------------------||
||----------------------||-||--------------------||-------------------||
||----------------------||-||--------------------||-------------------||
||o-7--8-7-(7)-10-7-10-o||-||o----3-------5---5-o||----3-------5---5--||
||----------------------||-||--0--1-0-(0)-3-0-3--||-0--1-0-(0)-3-0-3--||


 Verse 1
  N.C.
  Gtrs I, II
  W          +W           +W           +W
|----------|------------|------------|--------|
|----------|------------|------------|--------|
|----------|------------|------------|--------|
|----------|------------|------------|--------|
|----------|------------|------------|--------|
|-0--------|-(0)--------|-(0)--------|-(0)----|


                                               C5      D5
  Gtr I
  Wx4            Q  E E +E   E E  E  4x     Q  E E +E  E E E  8x
|------------||----------------------||-||--------------------||
|------------||o--------------------o||-||o------------------o||
|------------||----------------------||-||--------------------||
|------------||----------------------||-||--------------------||
|------------||o--------------------o||-||o----3-------5---5-o||
|------------||--0--1-0-(0)--3-0--3--||-||--0--1-0-(0)-3-0-3--||
|
| Gtr II
| Wx4            Q  E E +E   E E  E  4x     Q  E E +E  E E E  8x
|------------||----------------------||-||--------------------||
|------------||o--------------------o||-||o------------------o||
|------------||----------------------||-||--------------------||
|------------||----------------------||-||--------------------||
|------------||o-7--8-7-(7)-10-7-10-o||-||o----3-------5---5-o||
|------------||----------------------||-||--0--1-0-(0)-3-0-3--||


 Verse 2
  N.C.
  Gtrs I, II
  W          +W           +W           +W
|----------|------------|------------|--------|
|----------|------------|------------|--------|
|----------|------------|------------|--------|
|----------|------------|------------|--------|
|----------|------------|------------|--------|
|-0--------|-(0)--------|-(0)--------|-(0)----|


                Chorus
                    C5      D5        N.C.
  Wx4            Q  E E +E  E E E  6x Wx3
|------------||--------------------||--------|
|------------||o------------------o||--------|
|------------||--------------------||--------|
|------------||--------------------||--------|
|------------||o----3-------5---5-o||--------|
|------------||--0--1-0-(0)-3-0-3--||--------|


                                                       C5      D5
             PM----------------|
  H    Q  E. S     H..       S S  8x Wx4            Q  E E +E  E E E  4x
|--------------||-----------------||------------||--------------------||
|--------------||o---------------o||------------||o------------------o||
|--------------||-----------------||------------||--------------------||
|--------------||-----------------||------------||--------------------||
|--------------||o---------------o||------------||o----3-------5---5-o||
|------------0-||--0---------0-0--||------------||--0--1-0-(0)-3-0-3--||


         C5                 D5                     C5                 D5
  Gtr I
   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
   Q      E     E      +E    E     Q         Q      E     E      +E    E     Q
|-12-----12----12-----(12)--12----12------|-12-----12----12-----(12)--12----12------|
|-15b17--15b17-15b17==(15)r-15b17-15b17---|-15b17--15b17-15b17==(15)r-15b17-15b17---|
|-----------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
|
| Gtr II
|  Q      E     E      +E    E     E    E    Q      E     E      +E    E     E    E
|-----------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
|---------3------------------5----------5-|---------3------------------5----------5-|
|--0------1-----0------(0)---3-----0----3-|--0------1-----0------(0)---3-----0----3-|


         C5                 D5                     C5                 D5
 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
   Q      E     E      +E    E     Q         Q      E     E      +E    E      +S   +E     S
|-12-----12----12-----(12)--12----12------|-12-----12----12-----(12)--12----------------------|
|-15b17--15b17-15b17==(15)r-15b17-15b17---|-15b17--15b17-15b17==(15)r-15b17==(15)r(15)---12---|
|-----------------------------------------|---------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------|---------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------|---------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------|---------------------------------------------------|
|
|  Q      E     E      +E    E     E    E    Q      E     E      +E    E       E       E
|-----------------------------------------|---------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------|---------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------|---------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------|---------------------------------------------------|
|---------3------------------5----------5-|---------3------------------5---------------5------|
|--0------1-----0------(0)---3-----0----3-|--0------1-----0------(0)---3-------0-------3------|


  N.C.
          ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
   E     +Q.    +H        +W            +W            +W
|----------------------|-------------|-------------|---------||
|----------------------|-------------|-------------|---------||
|-14b16r(14)---(14)----|-(14)--------|-(14)--------|-(14)----||
|----------------------|-------------|-------------|---------||
|----------------------|-------------|-------------|---------||
|----------------------|-------------|-------------|---------||
|
|  W                      +W            +W            +W
|----------------------|-------------|-------------|---------||
|----------------------|-------------|-------------|---------||
|----------------------|-------------|-------------|---------||
|----------------------|-------------|-------------|---------||
|----------------------|-------------|-------------|---------||
|--0-------------------|--(0)--------|--(0)--------|--(0)----||


  Gtr II
  +W           +W           Wx5
|------------|------------|--------|
|------------|------------|--------|
|------------|------------|--------|
|------------|------------|--------|
|------------|------------|--------|
|-(0)--------|-(0)--------|--------|


  Gtr I
            PM------------------|                   PM|
  H    Q  E S S     H..       S S  4x     H..       S S  4x
|---------------||-----------------||-||-----------------||
|---------------||o---------------o||-||o---------------o||
|---------------||-----------------||-||-----------------||
|---------------||-----------------||-||-----------------||
|---------------||o---------------o||-||o---------------o||
|-----------0-0-||--0---------0-0--||-||--0---------0-0--||


    Gtrs I, II
                    PM|                   PM|
    H..             S S   H..             S S
||----------------------|---------------------|
||o---------------------|---------------------|
||----------------------|---------------------|
||----------------------|---------------------|
||o---------------------|---------------------|
||--0---------------0-0-|-0---------------0-0-|
|
|   Gtr III
|   Q    E. S +H          Q    E. S +H
||----------------------|---------------------|
||o---------7-(7)-------|---------7-(7)-------|
||-------7--------------|------7--------------|
||----------------------|---------------------|
||o---------------------|---------------------|
||----------------------|---------------------|


                  PM|                   PM|
  H..             S S   H..             S S
|---------------------|-----------------------||
|---------------------|----------------------o||
|---------------------|-----------------------||
|---------------------|-----------------------||
|---------------------|----------------------o||
|-0---------------0-0-|-0---------------0-0---||
|
| Q    E. S +H          Q    E. S +H
|---------------------|-----------------------||
|---------7-(7)-------|---------7-(7)--------o||
|------7--------------|------7----------------||
|---------------------|-----------------------||
|---------------------|----------------------o||
|---------------------|-----------------------||


                               5/4
  W             +H     H         W
|-------------:---------------:--------------------------------------:
|-------------:---------------:--------------------------------------:
|-------------:---------------:--------------------------------------:
|-------------:---------------:--------------------------------------:
|-------------:---------------:--------------------------------------:
|-0-----------:-(0)-----------:--------------------------------------:
|
|                                     |-3-|   |-3-|   |-3-|   |-3-|
| H    Q  E E    H.       E E   +Q.   S S S E S S S E S S S E S S S
|-------------:---------------:--------------------------------------:
|-------------:-----------7---:--------------------------------------:
|---------9-7-:--9----------9-:-(9)---7h9p7-6-6h7p6-4-4h6p4-2-2h4p2--:
|-------------:---------------:--------------------------------------:
|-------------:---------------:--------------------------------------:
|-------------:---------------:--------------------------------------:


 4/4
  Gtr III                 Gtr I
                                           ~~
  Q  H.          W          Q  Q  Q  Q     H     +Q    Q    W
|--------------:----------:-------------:-----------------:------*|
|--------------:----------:----------7s=:=21----(21)\-----:------*|
|-1h=2tr1------:----------:-------------:-----------------:------*|
|--------------:----------:-------------:-----------------:------*|
|--------------:----------:-xs=xs=x-----:-----------------:------*|
|--------------:----------:-xs=xs=x-----:-----------------:------*|



Duration Legend
---------------
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
-----------
 |  - 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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