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#----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------#
#This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the #
#song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. #

LITTLE WING (Bassline)
As recorded by Jimi Hendrix
(From the 1968 Album AXIS: BOLD AS LOVE)

Transcribed by Kenn Chipkin, NOT ME!

 Words and Music by Jimi Hendrix


Gtr I (E A D G) - 'Untitled'

 Intro                 1st Verse
  Slow Rock Q=70
 2/4    4/4
  Gtr I
  H      Wx10           Q.   S S E E S S S S   H    E E E E

  H    E Q  E   H    E E +S  S E   H    E E S S E

  Q.   E e S S S S e   Q.   E Q  S S E   Q  E.. T E. S E E

                             2nd Verse
 2/4          4/4
  Q  +S  S E   E E Q  H       Q  +E. S E Q   E    Q  +E.. T E Q  E

  Q  +E.. T E Q  E   E E H    E E   Q  +E.. T E S S S S E

  Q.   E E S S S S e   Q  E S S E S S E  E   Q.   E E.. T E S S

                              Guitar Solo
 2/4           4/4
  E.. T S S e   E E Q  H       E E E E S S S S S S S S

  E E E E E E E S S   E S S Q  e Q  E   Q  E S S E Q  E

  Q  S E. e E +S  S E   Q  E E Q  E E   Q  E e E. S E E

                         2/4           4/4
  E E S S S S E S S E E   E S S S S E   W

  H    E E E E   H    E Q  E   H    E E +S  S E   H    E Q.


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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awesome_name 120 Jun 14, 2009 02:24 PM

Great tab. Best bass version out there, all the others are terrible.
I think it's tuned down a half-step though.
5 stars

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R8:31b 1,731 Mar 06, 2010 10:18 PM

Yeah this would be correct if you tune down to all flats, then it'd be spot on.

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