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August Rush - Dueling Guitars Tab

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Dueling Guitars
August Rush
Doug Smith & Heitor Pereira

Note: Although this song was originally meant for two guitarists,
this tab is condensed into one part, for one person to play. Hope you enjoy!

Tuning: DADGAD

() - Natural Harmonics
<> - Slap Harmonics
h  - Hammer-on
p  - Pull-off
/  - Slide Up
\  - Slide Down
x  - mute
T  - right hand tapping on string @ 12th fret

  August:
D|-<3>--<10>--<1>-<12>--------------(12)--------(12)---------------|
A|-<3>--<10>--<1>-<12>-----------(12)--------(12)------------------|
G|-<3>--<10>--<1>-<12>--------(12)--------(12)---------------------|
D|-<3>--<10>--<1>-<12>-2/4-(12)--------(12)----------5\4--2-0--2/4-|
A|-<3>--<10>--<1>-<12>---------------------------------------------|
D|-<3>--<10>--<1>-<12>---------------------------------------------|
                                                  Louis (softly):
D|----------(12)---------(12)---------------<7>-|-5-7-7-5-7--5-7-7-5-7-|
A|-------(12)---------(12)------------------<7>-|-0-0-0-0-0--0-0-0-0-0-|
G|----(12)---------(12)---------------------<7>-|-0-0-0-0-0--0-0-0-0-0-|
D|-(12)---------(12)----------5\4--2-0------<7>-|----------------------|
A|-------------------------------------0h2--<7>-|----------------------|
D|------------------------------------------<7>-|----------------------|
                                                August (Tapping):
                                                 T T T T T  T
D|----------------------0h2--0----------0------|----------------|
A|----------------------0-0--0----------0------|----------------|
G|-------2---2-----2----0-0--0----------0------|----------------|
D|-----2---0------------0----0--2-4-4-2-4--2p0-|-2-4-4-2-4--2p0-|
A|-4/5---------2h4---0--0----0-----------------|----------------|
D|----------------------0----0-----------------|----------------|
   Louis (slowly):                            August:
                                              T   T   T   T  
D|---------0-0------------------------------|-------------------|
A|---------0--0-----------------------------|-------------------|
G|---------0--------------------------------|-------------------|
D|-2-4-4-2-4----2p0--0h2----7-0-5-0-4-0-2-0-|-0-7-0-5-0-4-0-2p0-|
A|---------0----------------7-0-5-0-4-0-2-0-|-0-7-0-5-0-4-0-2p0-|
D|------------------------0-7-0-5-0-4-0-2-0-|-0-7-0-5-0-4-0-2p0-|

*Repeat the 0-7-0-5-0-4-0-2-0 rhythm 8 more times, switching between 
Louis' rhythm and August's rhythm, gradually getting faster. 
Each "switch" counts as one time.* After:

  Louis (strumming):                             T   T   T   T
D|-2/4-4-4-5\4-2p0-2/4-4-4-5\4-2p0-0-0-0-0-0-|-----------------|
A|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0h2-4-5-0-|-----------------|
G|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-----------------|
D|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-7-0-5-0-4-0-2-0-|
A|---------------------------------0-0-0-0-0-|-7-0-5-0-4-0-2-0-|
D|-------------------------------------------|-7-0-5-0-4-0-2-0-|

D|-------------------------|-------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------|-------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
D|-7-7-0-5-5-0-4-4-0-2-2-0-|-2/4-4-4-5\4-2p0-2/4-4-4-5\4-2p0-0-0-|
A|-7-7-0-5-5-0-4-4-0-2-2-0-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0h2-|
D|-7-7-0-5-5-0-4-4-0-2-2-0-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
                    *slight Pause* (Fast)
D|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-x              -2/4-4\2-2/4--2-0-2/4-4\2-2/4--2-0--0-2-0-|
A|-4/5/7-5\4\2-2-2-x              -0-0-0-0-0-0--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--0-0--0-0-0-|
G|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-x              -0-0-0-0-0-0--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--0-0--0-0-0-|
D|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-x              -2/4-4\2-2/4--2-0-2/4-4\2-2/4--2-0--0-2-0-|
A|-----------------x              ------------------------------------------|
D|-----------------x              ------------------------------------------|
     T   T   T   T                              T   T   T   T
D|-----------------|-------------------------|----------------|
A|-----------------|-------------------------|----------------|
G|-----------------|-------------------------|----------------|
D|-7-0-5-0-4-0-2-0-|-7-7-0-5-5-0-4-4-0-2-2-0-|7-0-5-0-4-0-2-0-|
A|-7-0-5-0-4-0-2-0-|-7-7-0-5-5-0-4-4-0-2-2-0-|7-0-5-0-4-0-2-0-|
D|-7-0-5-0-4-0-2-0-|-7-7-0-5-5-0-4-4-0-2-2-0-|7-0-5-0-4-0-2-0-|
                             Let Ring  Let ring
D|-----------------------(7)-0---------0------x
A|-----------------------(7)-0---------0------x
G|-----------------------(7)-0---------0------x
D|-7-7-0-5-5-0-4-4-0-2-2-(7)-0---------4------x
A|-7-7-0-5-5-0-4-4-0-2-2-(7)-0---------0------x
D|-7-7-0-5-5-0-4-4-0-2-2-(7)-0---------0------x
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