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Sound Of Silence Tab

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Intro

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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. #
#------------------------------------------------------------------------------##

Sound of Silence 
Simon and garfunkel

I spent about an hour perfecting the intro so enjoy

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

  Q=95
 4/4
  Gtr I

   E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E
e|---6---6---6---6-|---6---6---6---6-|---4---4---4---4-|---4---4---4---4--|
B|-----6-------6---|-----6-------6---|-----4---6---4---|-----4---6---4----|
G|-8-------8-------|-8-------8-------|-6---------------|-6----------------|
D|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|------------------|
A|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|------------------|
E|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|------------------|

   E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E
e|---6---6---6---6-|---6---6---6---6-|---7---7---6---6-|-7-6---6---6---6-|
B|-----6---7---6---|-----6---7---6---|-----7-------7---|-----7-------7---|
G|-8---------------|-8---------------|-8-------6-------|---------6-------|
D|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
A|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
E|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|

   E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E
e|---7---7---6---6-|-7-6---6---7---7-|---7---7---7---7-|---7---7---2---2-|
B|-----7-------7---|-----7-------7---|-----7-------7---|-----7-------2---|
G|-8-------6-------|---------8-------|-9-------8-------|-9-------3-------|
D|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
A|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
E|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|

   E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E
e|---2---2---2---2-|---2---2---2---2-|---4---4---4---4-|---6---6---6---6-|
B|-----2-------2---|-----2-------2---|-----6---4---6---|-----6---7---6---|
G|-4-------3-------|-3-------3-------|-6---------------|-8---------------|
D|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
A|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
E|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|

   W
e|-6----|
B|-6----|
G|-8----|
D|------|
A|------|
E|------|


Duration Legend
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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
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 |  - 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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tuluks 675 Aug 04, 2006 05:03 PM

you have really big ears... which is a gud thing. i tried to tab it but couldnt hear it properly. nice job mate keep up the gud hearing/tabbing.

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Schdaiff 348 Aug 16, 2006 07:06 AM

good work... now i just try it with capo on 6th fret :D it's easier for the rest of the song ...

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Schdaiff 348 Aug 16, 2006 07:12 AM

oh just have to say ... u're 100% correct ;) ... I know it i have the notes :D

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