Kansas – Magnum Opus tab ver. 2

This is a very difficult song to tab, I didn't get some parts perfectly and some parts 
at all. Changes and add-ons welcome.
guitarist268@aol.com


All notes are held

e|----------------------------------------------|--------------------------|B|----------------------------------------------|--------------------------|G|----------------------------------------------|o-------------------------|D|--2--2/9---5-7-9-7-5---2--4-5-4--0--4--0------|----2~~~------------------|A|----------------------------------------------|--------------------------|E|----------------------------------------------|o-------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|G|-------------------------2-----------------------------------------2-----|D|-2--2---5--2---2--2---5--2---2--2---5--2---2--2---5--2---2--2---5--2-----|A|-2--2---5--2---2--2---5--0---2--2---5--2---2--2---5--2---2--2---5--0-----|E|-0--0---3--0---0--0---3------0--0---3--0---0--0---3--0---0--0---3--------|
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|G|----------------0--------------------------------------------------------|D|-2--2---5--2----0----------5\4\2---2-2/9--5-7-9-7-5---2------------------|A|-2--2---5--2----2----------------------------------------2---------------|E|-0--0---3--0----3------------------------------------------2--0-0--------|
(#)= Harmonic
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------(12)--------------------------------------|A|----------------------------(12)-----------------------------------------|E|--0-2-3-5-3-2-1p0--0-0---(12)----------0-1/2--2/3--3/5--5/7--0--5-3-2p0--|
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|-------------7p5-7--4h5----0h2p0-----------------------------------------|E|--0-2-0---------------------------3h5--3\2--0----------------------------|
In the next part theres only a tiny amount of guitar that I couldn't figure out. It sounds like a vibrato note.
e|--17-17-14-14------------------------------------------------------------|B|--------------14-14\10-10\7--7-7-------------------------10~~~~~---------|G|---------------------------------7-7h9---------7/9--7h9------------------|D|----------------------------------------9~~------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|----------------------------------10--10p8-7~~---------------------------|G|--9-7-9--9b11~~--5/7-7p5-5h7-7~~-----------------5-4-5--7-5-7--9-7-9-----|D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|G|--11-9-11--12~~~~--------------------------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
This part is not perfect but it's close.
e|---------------------------2----3------2--------2-----------------7------|B|---------7h9p7-------------3------3----3-------2------7--8/10\8---7------|G|--8------7h9p7-------------2-------2---2------2-------9--7/09\7---9------|D|--9------------9--7-7/9----0-----------0-----2--------9-----------9------|A|--9---------------7-7/9---------------------0---------7-----------7------|E|--7----------------------------------------------------------------------|
e|----------------------2----3-------2--------------12-------2----0--------|B|------7---------------3------3-----3------2-----12---------3---3-3-------|G|--8----8--------------2-------2----2-----2----11------2-2--2------2------|D|--9-----9-7-----------0--------2---0----2----9-------2-2---0-------2-----|A|--9--------9--------------------0------0------------0---------------0----|E|--7----------------------------------------------------------------------|
e|------------------------------2------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------3------------------------------------------|G|---2----4----5----7---9-------2------------------------------------------|D|--2-2--4-4--5-5--7-7--9-------0------------------------------------------|A|-0----2----3----5-----7--------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------0----------------------------------------------|
^Repeat this as the piano part.
Palm mute this whole part, play a total of 8 times.e|----------------------------|B|----------------------------|oG|----------------------------|D|---------5---4---5--4-------|A|-5--3--0---5---5------5--0--|oE|----------------------------|
Also palm muted, play a total of 4 times.e|-------------------------------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------------------------------|oG|-------------------------------------------------------------|D|---------2---1---2--1----------------------------------------|A|-4--2--0---2---2------2-0------------------------------------|oE|-------------------------------------------------------------|
e|------------------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------3-4-6-7-6-4-----|D|----------4-5-4-2-0--0-4--5-7-9-7-4--4----------------|A|-2--2-5--5--------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|G|--4---4---4---4-4---7---7---7---7-7---4---4---4---4-4---7---7---7---7-7--|D|--4---4---4---4-4---7---7---7---7-7---4---4---4---4-4---7---7---7---7-7--|A|--2---2---2---2-2---5---5---5---5-5---2---2---2---2-2---5---5---5---5-5--|E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|G|--7---7---7---7-7---11---11---11---11-11---7---7---7---7-7---11-11-11-11-|D|--7---7---7---7-7---11---11---11---11-11---7---7---7---7-7---11-11-11-11-|A|--5---5---5---5-5---9----9----9----9--9----5---5---5---5-5---9--9--9--9--|E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|G|-12---9--9-9--9-9--9--9---8--8-8--8-8--8--8---7--7-7--7-7--7--7----------|D|-12---9--9-9--9-9--9--9---8--8-8--8-8--8--8---7--7-7--7-7--7--7----------|A|-10---7--7-7--7-7--7--7---6--6-6--6-6--6--6---5--5-5--5-5--5--5----------|E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
e|--------------------------|B|--------------------------|G|-6--6-6--6-6--6--6--------| X3D|-6--6-6--6-6--6--6--------|A|-4--4-4--4-4--4--4--------|E|--------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|G|----9-----6-----5-----4-----6-4---6-4---6-4---6-4---6-4------------------|D|---7-----4-----3-----2----5-----5-----5-----5-----5-----5----------------|A|--7-----4-----3-----2----------------------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
i couldn't figure this out very well, this is what i got.e|------------------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------------------------|x2D|-------------------------------5-4--------------------|A|-5-3-0-5-3-0-5-3-0-5-3-0-5-3-0------------------------|E|------------------------------------------------------|
e|------------------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------2-1--------------------|A|-4-2-0-4-2-0-4-2-0-4-2-0-4-2-0-----4-2-0-4-2-0-4-2-0--|E|------------------------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|G|---8--6--8--6--9---8--6--8--9--6---10--8--10--8--11---10--8--10--11--8---|D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
e|-----------------------------------------|B|-----------------------------------------|G|-----4--3--------------------------------|D|--2--4--3-----------7h9----------7--5----|A|--2--2--1-----7-9--------9-8-6---7--5----|E|--0---------------7--------------5--3----|
e|----19\---7-9-7-8--------------------------------------------|B|------------------7h10p7-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------9-7~~~------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------------------------------|E|-3/----------------------------------------------------------|
e|-----------------------------------------|B|-----------------------------------------|G|-----4--3--------------------------------|D|--2--4--3-----------7h9----------7--5----|A|--2--2--1-----7-9--------9-8-6---7--5----|E|--0---------------7--------------5--3----|
e|-----19\--7-9-7-8--------------------------------------------|B|------------------7h10p7-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------9-7~~~------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------------------------------|E|-3/----------------------------------------------------------|
This is played very fast.e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|D|---5h7-----5-----7-----5-------8-7------5-----8-----5h6b7r6p5-----6--------|A|-------5-7---7-5---5-7---7-5h7------5-7---7-5---5-7-----------7-6----------|E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
e|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|B|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|G|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|D|------4-----6-----4-------7-6------4-----6-----4h5b6r5p4---------------|A|--4-6---6-4---4-6---6-4h6------4-6---6-4---4-6------------6-5----------|E|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
e|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|B|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|G|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|D|--7--8--9--10----9-9------7--8--9--10------9-8-7-6-5-------------------|A|-----------------9-9-----------------------7-6-5-4-3---9-8-7-6-5-------|E|-----------------7-7-----------------------------------7-6-5-4-3-------|
e|-------------------------------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------------------------------|G|----------------5~~~------------------8~~~~~-----------------|x2D|--7---7---7---7--------7---7---7---7-------------------------|A|--7---7---7---7--------7---7---7---7-------------------------|E|--5---5---5---5--------5---5---5---5-------------------------|
e|-----------------------------------------------------------|B|-----------------------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------12-13-14-------------------|D|--------12-11-------12-11-12/14----------------------------|A|---10-12-------10-12---------------------------------------|E|-----------------------------------------------------------|
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------------------------------|D|-7--8--9--10---9-9------7--8--9--10---7-7--10-9-8-7-6---------------|A|---------------9-9-------------------------------------10-9-8-7-6---|E|---------------7-7--------------------------------------------------|
e|------------------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------------------------|D|------------------------------------------------------|A|-10-9-8-7--6---5----4-----3------2--------------------|E|------------------------------------------------------|
e |------------------------------------------------------|B o|--------10--------------10----------------------------|G |---11------11---11---11----11-------11----11----------|D |-9----9-------9----9----------9--11----11-------------|A o|------------------------------------------------------|E |------------------------------------------------------|
e|------------------------------------------------------|B|----------11----------------11------------------------|oG|----12-------12----12----12----12--------12----12-----| x4D|-10----10-------10----10----------10--12----12--------|A|------------------------------------------------------|oE|------------------------------------------------------|
e|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------------------------7-8-10-8-10-12--|G|--4-5-7--4-5-7---7p5p4-7-9--7p5p4-7-9--7-9-11--7-9-11------------------|D|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|A|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|E|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
e |------------------------------------------------------|B o|--------10--------------10----------------------------|G |---11------11---11---11----11-------11----11----------|D |-9----9-------9----9----------9--11----11-------------|A o|------------------------------------------------------|E |------------------------------------------------------|
e|------------------------------------------------------|B|----------11----------------11------------------------|oG|----12-------12----12----12----12--------12----12-----| x2D|-10----10-------10----10----------10--12----12--------|A|------------------------------------------------------|oE|------------------------------------------------------|
e|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------------------------7-8-10----------|G|--4-5-7--4-5-7---7p5p4-7-9--7p5p4-7-9--7-9-11--7-9-11------------------|D|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|A|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|E|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------------------------------------|A|--3----3-4------4-6------------------------------------------------|E|----------------------1----1-2----2-4----4-5---5-7----7-8----8-9---|
e|-------------------------------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------------------------------|D|--------------14---------------------------------------------|A|--------------14---------------------------------------------|E|-9-11----11---12---------------------------------------------|
I didn't figure out the solo yet.
I don't know the exact timing of these chords or how many there are, I know that it plays along with the snare drum and bass guitar.e|---------------------------------------------------------------|B|---------------------------------------------------------------|G|---------------------------------------------------------------|D|--2--2---2---2-2--2---2---2---2--------------------------------|A|--2--2---2---2-2--2---2---2---2--------------------------------|E|--0--0---0---0-0--0---0---0---0-----etc.-----------------------|
PM____________________|e|------------------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------------------------|G|-----------------------------9--9--9--9---------------|D|--4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-2----9--9--9--9---------------|x3A|--4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-2----7--7--7--7---------------|E|--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-0-----------------------------|
e|------------------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------------------------|G|--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-------------------------------|D|--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-------------------------------|A|--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3- 2h3-2h3-2h3-2h3-2------------|E|------------------------------------------------------|
All i got from the next part is ..
e|------------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------------------|G|-----4--3---------------------------------------|D|--2--4--3---------------------------------------|x4A|--2--2--1---------------------------------------|E|--0---------------------------------------------|
e| |---------------15b~-------------------------------|--------------------|B|o|--15b--17b-17~-------------------------17b19------|o---17b19-17b19~~---|G| |--------------------13b15-14b16-16b18-------------|--------------------|D| |--------------------------------------------------|--------------------|A|o|--------------------------------------------------|o-------------------|E| |--------------------------------------------------|--------------------|
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|G|-------------------------2-----------------------------------------2-----|D|-2--2---5--2---2--2---5--2---2--2---5--2---2--2---5--2---2--2---5--2-----|A|-2--2---5--2---2--2---5--0---2--2---5--2---2--2---5--2---2--2---5--0-----|E|-0--0---3--0---0--0---3------0--0---3--0---0--0---3--0---0--0---3--------|
e|------------------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------------------------|G|---------------0--------------------------------------|D|--2--2--5--2---0--------------------------------------|A|--2--2--5--2---2--------------------------------------|E|--0--0--3--0---3--------------------------------------|
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