Sonata Arctica - Picturing The Past tab

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* SONATA ARCTICA - PICTURING THE PAST (From the album: ECLIPTICA) *
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 Music and Words By: Sonata Arctica

Transcribed By: Niclas Buss
Days tabbed: 23,25.3.2000
email: nbuss@ironmaiden.com

Please mail me if you can find mistakes!

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 Tune down 1/2 step!

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E-17-15-13----17-15-13-------------------------------------------------------------|B----------17----------17-15-13----------------------------------------------------|G-------------------------------15-14-12----------14-12----------14-12----------14-|D----------------------------------------15-14-12-------15-14-12-------15-14-12----|A----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B-------------------------------------------------------------------------15-13----|G-12----------/15-14-12-/14-12-10-/14-12----------14-12----------14-12-10-------14-|D----15-14-12----------------------------15-14-12-------15-14-12-------------------|A----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
x2 Intro (Gtr.2)E----/13-12-10-/17-15-13--||-------------------------------------------------------|B-13----------------------||-------------------------------------------------------|G------------------------*||-------------------------------------------------------|D------------------------*||--7\------8\----7\-----7\-------8\----7\-----7-----8---|A-------------------------||--5\------6\-7\-5\-----5\-------6\-7\-5\-----5-----6--7|E-------------------------||-------------5\--------------------5\-----------------5|
end Intro Verse 1E------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------|B------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------|G-----------5--------------------------5---||------------------------5-------------|D--7----\5--3-----7-----8-----7----\5--3---||---7----8-----7----\-5--3----7-----8--|A--5----\3--------5-----6--7--5----\3------||---5----6--7--5----\-3-------5-----6--|E--------------------------5---------------||-----------5--------------------------|
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E-----------------------------------/15-13-----------------------------------------|B----------|--Verse-4--|----------|--------17-15-14-----------------------|--------|G----------|---with----|--Bridge--|-----------------\15-14-12-------------|--Chorus|D----------|--verse-1--|---(2)----|---------------------------15-14-12-\--|--------|A----------|---riff----|----------|---------------------------------------|--------|E-13-12-\--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
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Fill 4 Fill 5 Fill 6E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B----|----------------------------|-----------------------|------------------------|G----|----------------------------|-----------------------|------------------------|D----|--------7--5--3-------------|--7----5----3----------|--7-----5-----3-----2---|A~~--|--7-----5--3--1--\5--/5-----|--5----3----1----0~~---|--5-----3-----1-----0---|E~~-----5--------------\3-----6----------------------------------------------------|
E---------------------------||B---------------------------||G---------------------------|| endD---/-7----5-----3-----7-\--||A---/-5----3-----1-----5-\--||E---------------------------||
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ======================= =TABLATURE EXPLANATION= ======================= A.H. = Artificial Harmonic pm..| = Palm mute h = hammer on p = pull off / = slide up \ = slide down ~ = Vibrato T = Tap b() = Bend x\ = Pick Slide
-------------------12--- = Tremolo pick----/-------/-------/---
---.--- --12--- = Staccato ------- ------- ------- | | | | |* *| = repeat from * to * |* *| | |
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