Symphony X - A Winters Dream Prelude Part I tab

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A WINTER'S DREAM - PRELUDE (PART I)
As recorded by Symphony X
(From the 2003 Album THE DAMNATION GAME)

Transcribed by blacksnake
	



Gtr I (E A D G B E) - 'Acoustic Guitar'
Gtr II (E A D G B E) - 'SynthStrings'
Gtr III (E A D G B E) - 'Piano'

   Intro
    Q=68
    C#sus2
   4/4
    Gtr I
    S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
||--------4-----------4---------4---|||o-4-----------4-----------4-------|||----6-----6-----6-----6-----6---6-|||------6-----6-----6-----6---------|||o---------------------------------|||----------------------------------|
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| Gtr II| W||--4-------------------------------|||o-4-------------------------------|||--6-------------------------------|||--6-------------------------------|||o-4-------------------------------|||----------------------------------|
C#sus2/A C#sus2/F S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|---------4-----------4---------4---|---------4-----------4---------4---||--4------------4-----------4-------|--4------------4-----------4-------||-----6-----6-----6-----6-----6---6-|-----6-----6-----6-----6-----6---6-||-------6-----6-----6-----6---------|-------6-----6-----6-----6---------||-----------------------------------|-----------------------------------||-----------------------------------|-----------------------------------|
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| W W|-(4)-------------------------------|-(4)-------------------------------||-(4)-------------------------------|-(4)-------------------------------||-(6)-------------------------------|-(6)-------------------------------||-(6)-------------------------------|-(6)-------------------------------||--0--------------------------------|-----------------------------------||-----------------------------------|--1--------------------------------|
C#sus2/E C#sus2/F# 4/4 S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|-------4-------------4-----------4----|||-4-----------4--------------4--------o|||---6-----6-----6-------6-------6---6--|||-----6-----6------6------6------------|||-------------------------------------o|||--------------------------------------||
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| H +E E +Q|-4---------------(4)---4---(4)--------|||-4---------------(4)---4---(4)-------o|||-6---------------(6)---6---(6)--------|||-6---------------(6)---6---(6)--------|||-------------------------------------o|||-0---------------(0)---2---(2)--------||
Verse C#sus2 Gtrs I, III S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|-------4-----------4---------4---||----------4-----------4---------4----||-4-----------4-----------4-------||o--4------------4-----------4--------||---6-----6-----6-----6-----6---6-||------6-----6-----6-----6-----6---6--||-----6-----6-----6-----6---------||--------6-----6-----6-----6----------||---------------------------------||o------------------------------------||---------------------------------||-------------------------------------|
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| W +W|-4-------------------------------||--(4)--------------------------------||-4-------------------------------||o-(4)--------------------------------||-6-------------------------------||--(6)--------------------------------||-6-------------------------------||--(6)--------------------------------||-4-------------------------------||o-(4)--------------------------------||---------------------------------||-------------------------------------|
C#sus2/A C#sus2/F 4/4 S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|---------4-----------4---------4---|---------4-----------4---------4---||--4------------4-----------4-------|--4------------4-----------4-------||-----6-----6-----6-----6-----6---6-|-----6-----6-----6-----6-----6---6-||-------6-----6-----6-----6---------|-------6-----6-----6-----6---------||-----------------------------------|-----------------------------------||-----------------------------------|-----------------------------------|
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| W W|-(4)-------------------------------|-(4)-------------------------------||-(4)-------------------------------|-(4)-------------------------------||-(6)-------------------------------|-(6)-------------------------------||-(6)-------------------------------|-(6)-------------------------------||--0--------------------------------|-----------------------------------||-----------------------------------|--1--------------------------------|
C#sus2/E C#sus2/F S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|---------4-------------4-------------4----||--4------------4----------------4---------||-----6-----6-----6--------6--------6---6--||-------6-----6------6--------6------------||------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------|
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| H +E E +Q|-(4)---------------(4)---(4)---(4)--------||-(4)---------------(4)---(4)---(4)--------||-(6)---------------(6)---(6)---(6)--------||-(6)---------------(6)---(6)---(6)--------||------------------------------------------||--0----------------(0)----2----(2)--------|
C#sus2 C#sus2/A 4/4 S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|---------4-----------4---------4---|---------4-----------4---------4---||--4------------4-----------4-------|--4------------4-----------4-------||-----6-----6-----6-----6-----6---6-|-----6-----6-----6-----6-----6---6-||-------6-----6-----6-----6---------|-------6-----6-----6-----6---------||-----------------------------------|-----------------------------------||-----------------------------------|-----------------------------------|
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| W W|-(4)-------------------------------|-(4)-------------------------------||-(4)-------------------------------|-(4)-------------------------------||-(6)-------------------------------|-(6)-------------------------------||-(6)-------------------------------|-(6)-------------------------------||--4--------------------------------|--0--------------------------------||-----------------------------------|-----------------------------------|
C#sus2/F S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|---------4-----------4---------4----||--4------------4-----------4--------||-----6-----6-----6-----6-----6---6--||-------6-----6-----6-----6----------||------------------------------------||------------------------------------|
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| W|-(4)--------------------------------||-(4)--------------------------------||-(6)--------------------------------||-(6)--------------------------------||------------------------------------||--1---------------------------------|
C#sus2/E C#sus2/F# 4/4 S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|---------4-------------4-----------4---||--4------------4--------------4--------||-----6-----6-----6-------6-------6---6-||-------6-----6------6------6-----------||---------------------------------------||---------------------------------------|
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| H +E E +Q|-(4)---------------(4)---4---(4)-------||-(4)---------------(4)---4---(4)-------||-(6)---------------(6)---6---(6)-------||-(6)---------------(6)---6---(6)-------||---------------------------------------||--0----------------(0)---2---(2)-------|
Bridge Asus2 Bsus2 Asus2 Bsus2 S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|---------0---------------2-------|---------0---------------2--------||-------0---0-----------2---2-----|-------0---0-----------2---2------||-----2-------2-------4-------4---|-----2-------2-------4-------4----||---2-----------2---4-----------4-|---2-----------2---4-----------4--||-0---------------2---------------|-0---------------2----------------||---------------------------------|----------------------------------|
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| H H H H|-0---------------2---------------|-0---------------2----------------||-0---------------2---------------|-0---------------2----------------||-2---------------4---------------|-2---------------4----------------||-2---------------4---------------|-2---------------4----------------||-0---------------2---------------|-0---------------2----------------||---------------------------------|----------------------------------|
Interlude C#sus2 C#sus2/A C#sus2/F C#sus2/E C#sus2/F# 4/4 S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|--------4---------------4---------4---|---------4---------------4-----------4---||-4-------------4--------------4-------|--4-------------4---------------4--------||----6-----6-------6-------6-----6---6-|-----6-----6-------6-------6-------6---6-||------6-----6--------6------6---------|-------6-----6--------6------6-----------||--------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------||--------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
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| Q. E H Q. E +Q Q|-4------------(4)---(4)---------------|-(4)-----------(4)---(4)-------(4)-------||-4------------(4)---(4)---------------|-(4)-----------(4)---(4)-------(4)-------||-6------------(6)---(6)---------------|-(6)-----------(6)---(6)-------(6)-------||-6------------(6)---(6)---------------|-(6)-----------(6)---(6)-------(6)-------||-4-------------0-----0----------------|-----------------------------------------||--------------------------------------|--1-------------0----(0)--------2--------|
C#sus2 C#sus2/A S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|---------4---------------4---------4----||--4-------------4--------------4--------||-----6-----6-------6-------6-----6---6--||-------6-----6--------6------6----------||----------------------------------------||----------------------------------------|
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| Q. E H|-(4)-----------(4)---(4)----------------||-(4)-----------(4)---(4)----------------||-(6)-----------(6)---(6)----------------||-(6)-----------(6)---(6)----------------||--4-------------0-----0-----------------||----------------------------------------|
C#sus2/F C#sus2/E C#sus2/F# 4/4 S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|---------4---------------4-----------4----||-||--4-------------4---------------4--------o||-||-----6-----6-------6-------6-------6---6--||-||-------6-----6--------6------6------------||-||-----------------------------------------o||-||------------------------------------------||-|
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| Q. E +Q Q|-(4)-----------(4)---(4)-------(4)--------||-||-(4)-----------(4)---(4)-------(4)-------o||-||-(6)-----------(6)---(6)-------(6)--------||-||-(6)-----------(6)---(6)-------(6)--------||-||-----------------------------------------o||-||--1-------------0----(0)--------2---------||-|
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| W|------------------------------------------||-||-----------------------------------------o||-||------------------------------------------||-||------------------------------------------||-||-----------------------------------------o||-||------------------------------------------||-|
Chorus C#sus2 (C#m) C#m/A (C#sus2/A) Gtr I S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S 6x||--------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------||||o-4------5-----4-------5------4---5---|--5------4-------5-------4------5---5---o||||-----6-----6-----6--------6-----6---6-|-----6------6------6--------6-----6---6--||||-------6-----6------6-------6---------|-------6-------6------6-------6----------||||o-4-----------------------------------|--0-------------------------------------o||||--------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------||
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| W W 6x||--4-----------------------------------|-(4)-------------------------------------||||o-4-----------------------------------|-(4)------------------------------------o||||--6-----------------------------------|-(6)-------------------------------------||||--6-----------------------------------|-(6)-------------------------------------||||o-4-----------------------------------|--0-------------------------------------o||||--------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------||
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| Gtr III| Q. E +S E. Q E. S +E E +S E. Q 6x||---------------4---(4)----------------|---------4-(4)---7---(7)-4---------------||||o----------------------5------4-------|--5-----------------------------5-------o||||--------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------||||--------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------||||o-4-----------------------------------|--0-------------------------------------o||||--------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------||
C#m/G# C#sus2/G# S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S H|-----------------------------------|-------------------4----*||--5------5-5-----5-5-----5-5-----5-|--4------4-4-----4------*||-----6-------6-------6-------6-----|-----6-------6----------*||-------6-------6-------6-------6---|-------6-------6--------*||-----------------------------------|------------------------*||-----------------------------------|------------------------*|
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| W W|-(4)-------------------------------|-(4)--------------------*||--5--------------------------------|--4---------------------*||-(6)-------------------------------|-(6)--------------------*||-(6)-------------------------------|-(6)--------------------*||--4--------------------------------|-(4)--------------------*||--4--------------------------------|-(4)--------------------*|
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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