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Part [A]
                             Gm7         Dm7       Gm7         Dm7
 5/4 , . , . , . , . , .     , . , . , . , . , .   , . , . , . ,   .   , .
e|-----------------------||----------------------|--------------------------|
B|---------------------1-||--2-3-2-1-------------|--------------------------|
G|-----------------0-3---||*---------3-----------|-0-----------2h3p2p0------|
D|---------------0-------||*-------------0---3---|---------------------3----|
A|-----------------------||----------------------|--------------------------|
E|-----------------------||----------------------|--------------------------|

      Gm7         Dm7           Gm7         ---------1st time only
      , . , . , . ,   .   , .   , . , . , . , . , .
e|--------------------------|----------------------||
B|--------------------------|-------------------1--||
G|--0-----------------------|---------------0-3---*||
D|--------------3h5p3p0-----|-0-----------0-------*||
A|----------------------3---|----------------------||
E|--------------------------|----------------------||

 Part [B]
     Eb          Cm6       Dm          Gm7       Cm7         F7
     , . , . , . , . , .   , . , . , . , . , .   , . , . , . , . , .
e||----------------------|---------------------|---------------------|
B||----------------------|---------------------|---------------------|
G||--0-3---0-------------|---2-----------------|---0-----------------|
D||----------1-----0-1-2-|-3-----3-0---------0-|-1-----1-------------|
A||--------------3-------|-------------1-3-4---|---------3---0-1-3-4-|
E||----------------------|---------------------|---------------------|

      Bbmaj7      Bb        Eb          Cm6       Dm          Gm7
      , . , . , . , . , .   , . , . , . , . , .   , . , . , . , . , .
e|----------------------|---------------------|---------------------|
B|----------------------|---------------------|---------------------|
G|----------------------|-0-3---0-------------|---2-----------------|
D|--0---0-1-3---3-2-3-4-|---------1-----0-1-2-|-3-----3-0---------0-|
A|----4-----------------|-------------3-------|-------------1-3-4---|
E|----------------------|---------------------|---------------------|

      Cm7         F7        D7                  to [A]
      , . , . , . , . , .   , . , . , . , . , .
e|----------------------|---------------------||
B|----------------------|-------------------1-||
G|----0-----------------|---------------0-3---||
D|--1-----1---------3-1-|-0-----------0-------||
A|----------3---0-3-----|---------------------||
E|----------------------|---------------------||


                        Part [C] one octave higher than [A]
                              Gm7         Dm7       Gm7         Dm7
      , . , . , . , . , .     , . , . , . , . , .   , . , . , . ,   .   , .
e|------------------6-8-||--9-109-8-6-----------|-------------------------|
B|----------------8-----||------------------6---|-8-----------10h11p10----|
G|--------------7-------||*-------------7-------|---------------------10--|
D|----------------------||*---------------------|-------------------------|
A|----------------------||----------------------|-------------------------|
E|----------------------||----------------------|-------------------------|

      Gm7         Dm7           Gm7         ---------1st time only
      , . , . , . ,   .   , .   , . , . , . , . , .
e|--------------------------|-----------------6-8--||
B|--------------------------|---------------8------||
G|--12----------10h12p10----|-------------7-------*||
D|----------------------10--|-12------------------*||
A|--------------------------|----------------------||
E|--------------------------|----------------------||

 Part [D] one octave higher than [B]
     Eb          Cm6       Dm          Gm7       Cm7         F7
     , . , . , . , . , .   , . , . , . , . , .   , . , . , . , . , .
e||----6-----------------|---5-----------------|---3-----------------|
B||--8-----8---------4-5-|-6-----6---------2-3-|-4-----4-----------2-|
G||----------8---5-7-----|---------7---3-5-----|---------5---2-3-5---|
D||----------------------|---------------------|---------------------|
A||----------------------|---------------------|---------------------|
E||----------------------|---------------------|---------------------|

      Bbmaj7      Bb        Eb          Cm6       Dm          Gm7
      , . , . , . , . , .   , . , . , . , . , .   , . , . , . , . , .
e|----------------------|---6-----------------|---5-----------------|
B|--3-2-3-4-6---6-5-6-7-|-8-----8---------4-5-|-6-----6---------2-3-|
G|----------------------|---------8---5-7-----|---------7---3-5-----|
D|----------------------|---------------------|---------------------|
A|----------------------|---------------------|---------------------|
E|----------------------|---------------------|---------------------|

      Cm7         F7        D7                  to [C]
      , . , . , . , . , .   , . , . , . , . , .
e|----3-------------1---|-----------------6-8-||
B|--4-----4-------1---4-|-3-------------8-----||
G|----------5---2-------|-------------7-------||
D|----------------------|---------------------||
A|----------------------|---------------------||
E|----------------------|---------------------||


Take Five - Dave Brubeck
(In memory of Abe)


                        Part [A]
                             Gm7         Dm7       Gm7         Dm7
 5/4 , . , . , . , . , .     , . , . , . , . , .   , . , . , . ,   .   , .
e|-----------------------||----------------------|--------------------------|
B|---------------------1-||--2-3-2-1-------------|--------------------------|
G|-----------------0-3---||*---------3-----------|-0-----------2h3p2p0------|
D|---------------0-------||*-------------0---3---|---------------------3----|
A|-----------------------||----------------------|--------------------------|
E|-----------------------||----------------------|--------------------------|

      Gm7         Dm7           Gm7         ---------1st time only
      , . , . , . ,   .   , .   , . , . , . , . , .
e|--------------------------|----------------------||
B|--------------------------|-------------------1--||
G|--0-----------------------|---------------0-3---*||
D|--------------3h5p3p0-----|-0-----------0-------*||
A|----------------------3---|----------------------||
E|--------------------------|----------------------||

 Part [B]
     Eb          Cm6       Dm          Gm7       Cm7         F7
     , . , . , . , . , .   , . , . , . , . , .   , . , . , . , . , .
e||----------------------|---------------------|---------------------|
B||----------------------|---------------------|---------------------|
G||--0-3---0-------------|---2-----------------|---0-----------------|
D||----------1-----0-1-2-|-3-----3-0---------0-|-1-----1-------------|
A||--------------3-------|-------------1-3-4---|---------3---0-1-3-4-|
E||----------------------|---------------------|---------------------|

      Bbmaj7      Bb        Eb          Cm6       Dm          Gm7
      , . , . , . , . , .   , . , . , . , . , .   , . , . , . , . , .
e|----------------------|---------------------|---------------------|
B|----------------------|---------------------|---------------------|
G|----------------------|-0-3---0-------------|---2-----------------|
D|--0---0-1-3---3-2-3-4-|---------1-----0-1-2-|-3-----3-0---------0-|
A|----4-----------------|-------------3-------|-------------1-3-4---|
E|----------------------|---------------------|---------------------|

      Cm7         F7        D7                  to [A]
      , . , . , . , . , .   , . , . , . , . , .
e|----------------------|---------------------||
B|----------------------|-------------------1-||
G|----0-----------------|---------------0-3---||
D|--1-----1---------3-1-|-0-----------0-------||
A|----------3---0-3-----|---------------------||
E|----------------------|---------------------||


                        Part [C] one octave higher than [A]
                              Gm7         Dm7       Gm7         Dm7
      , . , . , . , . , .     , . , . , . , . , .   , . , . , . ,   .   , .
e|------------------6-8-||--9-109-8-6-----------|-------------------------|
B|----------------8-----||------------------6---|-8-----------10h11p10----|
G|--------------7-------||*-------------7-------|---------------------10--|
D|----------------------||*---------------------|-------------------------|
A|----------------------||----------------------|-------------------------|
E|----------------------||----------------------|-------------------------|

      Gm7         Dm7           Gm7         ---------1st time only
      , . , . , . ,   .   , .   , . , . , . , . , .
e|--------------------------|-----------------6-8--||
B|--------------------------|---------------8------||
G|--12----------10h12p10----|-------------7-------*||
D|----------------------10--|-12------------------*||
A|--------------------------|----------------------||
E|--------------------------|----------------------||

 Part [D] one octave higher than [B]
     Eb          Cm6       Dm          Gm7       Cm7         F7
     , . , . , . , . , .   , . , . , . , . , .   , . , . , . , . , .
e||----6-----------------|---5-----------------|---3-----------------|
B||--8-----8---------4-5-|-6-----6---------2-3-|-4-----4-----------2-|
G||----------8---5-7-----|---------7---3-5-----|---------5---2-3-5---|
D||----------------------|---------------------|---------------------|
A||----------------------|---------------------|---------------------|
E||----------------------|---------------------|---------------------|

      Bbmaj7      Bb        Eb          Cm6       Dm          Gm7
      , . , . , . , . , .   , . , . , . , . , .   , . , . , . , . , .
e|----------------------|---6-----------------|---5-----------------|
B|--3-2-3-4-6---6-5-6-7-|-8-----8---------4-5-|-6-----6---------2-3-|
G|----------------------|---------8---5-7-----|---------7---3-5-----|
D|----------------------|---------------------|---------------------|
A|----------------------|---------------------|---------------------|
E|----------------------|---------------------|---------------------|

      Cm7         F7        D7                  to [C]
      , . , . , . , . , .   , . , . , . , . , .
e|----3-------------1---|-----------------6-8-||
B|--4-----4-------1---4-|-3-------------8-----||
G|----------5---2-------|-------------7-------||
D|----------------------|---------------------||
A|----------------------|---------------------||
E|----------------------|---------------------||


Posted by: Risto Virtanen  ()
Date: Sat, 22 Jan 1994 02:51:11 GMT

Somebody asked for this a while ago, so here's my version.
This includes tabs for melody, accompaniment and bass + chords.
Key is not original:-(       Comments welcome...

Take Five by Dave Brubeck (TAB ? by Roisto)
Time: 5/4    Key: Em

Notation:
|: :|   repeat
/1.     first time
/2.     second time
-3-     triplet

Melody:
    Em          Bm7      /  Em          Bm7        Em         -3-
e|----------------------|:---------------------|------------------------|
B|----------------------|:---------------------|------------------------|
G|--------------------2-|:-3-4-3-2-------------|------------------------|
D|----------------2-5---|:---------5-----------|--2----------454-2--0---|
A|--------------2-------|:-------------2---5---|------------------------|
E|----------------------|:---------------------|------------------------|
    1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .  \  1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .    1 . 2 . 3 . 4  .  5 .

     Em        -3-      /1. Em          Bm7       \2.Em          Bm7
e|----------------------|-----------------------:|----------------------|
B|----------------------|-----------------------:|--------------3-2-3-4-|
G|----------------------|--------------------2--:|----------------------|
D|--2---------020-------|----------------2-5----:|----------------------|
A|----------------2-0---|--2-----------2--------:|--2-------------------|
E|----------------------|-----------------------:|----------------------|
    1 . 2 . 3 . 4  . 5 .    1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .   /  1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .

[Bridge]
     C           F#m7-5     Bm          Em7         Am          D7
e|----3-----------------|----2------------------|----------------------|
B|--5-----5-----------2-|--3-----3--------------|----5-----------------|
G|----------5---2-4-5---|----------4-----2-3-4--|--5-----5-2-------2-3-|
D|----------------------|--------------5--------|--------------4-5-----|
A|----------------------|-----------------------|----------------------|
E|----------------------|-----------------------|----------------------|
     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .    1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .

     G
e|----------------------|
B|----------3---3-2-3-4-|
G|--4-3-4-5-------------|
D|----------------------|
A|----------------------|
E|----------------------|
     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .

     C           F#m7-5     Bm          Em7         Am          D7
e|----3-----------------|----2------------------|----------------------|
B|--5-----5-----------2-|--3-----3--------------|----5-------------3---|
G|----------5---2-4-5---|----------4-----2-3-4--|--5-----5-2-----2---5-|
D|----------------------|--------------5--------|--------------4-------|
A|----------------------|-----------------------|----------------------|
E|----------------------|-----------------------|----------------------|
     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .    1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .

[Verse]
    F#m7        B7       /  Em          Bm7        Em         -3-
e|----------------------|:---------------------|------------------------|
B|----------------------|:---------------------|------------------------|
G|-4------------------2-|:-3-4-3-2-------------|------------------------|
D|----------------2-5---|:---------5-----------|--2----------454-2--0---|
A|--------------2-------|:-------------2---5---|------------------------|
E|----------------------|:---------------------|------------------------|
    1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .  \  1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .    1 . 2 . 3 . 4  .  5 .

               -3-       /1.                       /2.
e|----------------------|-----------------------:|----------------------|
B|----------------------|-----------------------:|----------------------|
G|----------------------|--------------------2--:|----------------------|
D|--2---------020-------|----------------2-5----:|----------------------|
A|----------------2-0---|--2-----------2--------:|--2-------------------|
E|----------------------|-----------------------:|----------------------|
    1 . 2 . 3 . 4  . 5 .    1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .      1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .

Accompaniment riff:
   Em          Bm7                          Em          Bm7
e|---------------------|                |----------------------|
B|----5-----5-------3--|                |----8-----8--------7--|
G|----4-----4-------2--|       or       |----9-----9--------7--|
D|----5-----5-------4--|                |----9-----9--------7--|
A|--------------2------|                |--7-----7-------------|
E|--0-----0------------|                |--------------7----10-|
     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5                      1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .  5

[Bridge]
     C           F#m7-5     Bm          Em7         Am          D7
e|----0-----0-------5---|----2-----2-------3----|----0-----0-------2---|
B|----1-----1-------5---|----3-----3-------3----|----1-----1-------1---|
G|----0-----0-------5---|----4-----4-------4----|----2-----2-------2---|
D|--------2-----4-------|----4---------2--------|----2-----2---0-------|
A|--3-------------------|--2-----5--------------|--0-----3-------------|
E|----------------------|-----------------------|----------------------|
     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .    1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .


 /1. G                  /2. F#m7        B7
e|----------------------|-----------------------|
B|----0-----0-----------|----2-----2---4--------|
G|----0-----0-----------|----2-----2---2--------|
D|----0-----0---5---4---|----2-----2---4--------|
A|--------2-------------|------------------2----|
E|--3-------------------|--2-----2--------------|
     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .    1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .


Bass riff:
     Em          Bm7     or Em          Bm7      or Em          Bm7
G|----------------------|-----------------------|----------------------|
D|--2---------------0---|--2--------------------|----------------------|
A|--------------2-------|--------------2---5----|--7---------------5---|
E|----------------------|-----------------------|--------------7-------|
     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .    1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .

[Bridge]
     C           F#m7-5     Bm          Em7         Am          D7
G|----------------------|-----------------------|----------------------|
D|----------2---4-------|----------0---2--------|--------------0-------|
A|--3---------------0---|--2--------------------|--0-------3-----------|
E|----------------------|------------------3----|------------------2---|
     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .    1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .

     G                      C           F#m7-5      Bm          Em7
G|----------------------|-----------------------|----------------------|
D|----------------------|----------2---4--------|----------0---2-------|
A|----------2---5---2---|--3--------------------|--2-------------------|
E|--3-------------------|-----------------------|----------------------|
     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .    1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .

    Am          D7          F#m7        B7       |  Em          Bm7
G|----------------------|----------2---4--------|----------------------|
D|--------------0---2---|--4--------------------|--2-------------------|
A|--0-------3-----------|------------------2----|----------------------|
E|----------------------|-----------------------|----------------------|
     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .    1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .  |  1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 .

Keep on plucking;-)


From: tgannon@charlie.usd.edu (spideir)

 TAKE FIVE (Dave Brubeck Quartet)
 =========

 -- comp. Paul Desmond, 1960 [Dave's alto saxophonist]
 -- fingerstyle rhythm guitar "arrangement": tcg
   -- 5/4 [think 1, 2, 3, 1, 2] // Key of Am (CM) // Allegro


   INTRO:[play 'til sax player finishes his/her beer, feels like playin' "head"]
   -----
    Am7                        Em9   Em9
e||---------.----------.------2=====2------||    [3 different voicing-.]
B||---------5----------5------3=====3------||     versions of Am7-----.]Em9 will
G||o--------5----------5------4=====4-----o---------------------------.]     be given eventually; feel
D||o--------5----------5------------------o---------------------------.]     free to interchange these
A||----------------------------------------||     at will. . . -------.]
E||----5----------5-----------0-----3---------------------------------.]
      duh  DAH   duh  DAH    DAH   DAH        [rhythmic motif sim thruout-->]
       1    & (2) &    3      1     2              [--.-- = staccato]

 A PART:
 -------                                                           [<--repeat]
  Am7        Em9     Am7        Em9     Am7       Em9   Am7        Em9
e||---.---.---------|----.---.---------|----.---.---------|----.---.--------||
B||---5---5--3==3---|----5---5--3==3---|----5---5--7==7---|----5---5--3==3--||
G||o--5---5--4==4---|----5---5--4==4---|----5---5--7==7---|----5---5--4==4-o||
D||o--5---5--4==4---|----5---5--4==4---|----5---5--5==5---|----5---5--4==4-o||
A||-----------------|------------------|------------------|-----------------||
E||-5---5----0--3---|--5---5----0--3---|--5---5----7--0---|--5---5----0--3--||


   B PART:
   --------
    FM7        Dm6     Em7        Am7     Dm7        G7       CM7      Dm7 Em7
e||----.----.-------|----.---.---------|----.---.---------|----.---.--.--.---|
B||---10---10----10-|----8---8-----5---|----6---6-----3---|----5---5--6--8---|
G||----9----9----10-|----7---7-----5---|----5---5-----4---|----4---4--5--7---|
D||---10---10-----9-|----9---9-----5---|----7---7-----3---|----5---5--7--9---|
A||-8----8----------|--7---7-----------|--5---5-----------|--3---3-----------|
E||----------10==10-|-----------5==5---|-----------3==3---|-----------5--7---|


                                                                  D.C.[->A part]
    FM7        Dm6     Em7        Am7     Dm7        G7      Bm7b5      E7
e|----.----.--------|----.---.---------|----.---.---------|----.---.--.--.--||
B|---10---10----10--|----8---8-----5---|----6---6-----3---|----6---6--5--5--||
G|----9----9----10--|----7---7-----5---|----5---5-----4---|----7---7--7--7--||
D|---10---10-----9--|----9---9-----5---|----7---7-----3---|----7---7--6--6--||
A|-8----8-----------|--7---7-----------|--5---5-----------|-----------7--7--||
E|----------10==10--|-----------5==5---|-----------3==3---|--7---7----------||



************************************

| h  Hammer-on
| p  Pull-off
| *  Natural harmonic
| .  Staccato
| >  Accented note
| b  bend

************************************

            
            
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slipsoad928 330 Jul 15, 2004 08:00 PM

this tab sux ass dude its not even close

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Cap'n Crunch 93 Apr 20, 2005 08:00 PM

Hey, nice criticism. How about you write a tab for it if you think you know it so well?

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