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I WANT TO TAKE YOU HIGHE
As recorded by Sly & The Family Stone
(From the 1969 Album STAND!)

Words and Music by Sylvester "Sly Stone" Stewart

Transcribed by Slowhand

Tempo  108
Gtr I (E A D G B E) - 'Freddie Stone - Electric Guitar'
Gtr II (E A D G B E) - 'Freddie Stone - Electric Guitar'

[Intro & Interlude]
 4/4                                  3/4
  Gtr I (El. Gtr. w/ light dist.)
          ~~~~~~            ~~~~~~          ~~~~~~
  E    Q  E +H       E   Q  E +H       E Q  E +Q
e|------------------|-----------------|-------------||
B|-8b10-8--5-(5)----|-----------------|-------------||
G|------------------|-7b9-7--5-(5)----|-5-----------||
D|------------------|-----------------|---5--7-(7)--||
A|------------------|-----------------|-------------||
E|------------------|-----------------|-------------||

[1st - 3rd Verses]
    4/4
     Q  E S S S S E S S S S   S S S S S S E E S S S S S S
e||--5----------------------|-----------------------------|
B||o-5------------5---------|-------------7-5-------------|
G||--5------------5---------|-------------7-5-------------|
D||-------------------------|-----------------------------|
A||o----0-0-0-0-0---0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-----0-0-0-0-0-0-|
E||-------------------------|-----------------------------|

   E S S S S S S a E E S S S S
e|-----------------------------|
B|-7-------------------x-5-----|
G|-7-----------------5-x-5-----|
D|-------------------5-----7---|
A|---0-0-0-0-0-0-5s7-------0-0-|
E|-----------------------------|

   S S S S S S E E E S S S S   E S S E S S S S E S S S S
e|---------------------------|-5-------------------------|
B|-------------7-5-----------|-5---------------5---------|
G|-------------7-5-----------|-5---------------5---------|
D|---------------------------|-----------------------5---|
A|-0-0-0-0-0-0-------0-0-0-0-|---0-0-0-0-0-0-0---0-0-0-0-|
E|---------------------------|---------------------------|

   S S S S S S E E S S S S S S
e|-------------7-----------------|
B|-------------7-5---------------|
G|-------------7-5---------------|
D|-------------------------------|
A|-0-0-0-0-0-0---------0-0-0-0---|
E|-------------------------------|

    E S S S S S S a S S E E S S
e|----------------------8-------|
B|----------------------8-------|
G|--------------------0-7-------|
D|------------------------7-----|
A|-/7-0-0-0-0-0-0-5s7-----0-0-0-|
E|------------------------------|

                               [Chorus]
   S S S S S S E E E S S S S    E S S S S S S S S  Q  E
e|---------------------------||-------------------------|
B|-------------7-5-----------||-------------------------|
G|-------------7-5-----------||-5---------------------5-|
D|-------------7---------5---||-5---------------------5-|
A|-0-0-0-0-0-0-------0-0-0-0-||---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-7s10----|
E|---------------------------||-------------------------|

   S S S S S S E E E S S S S   E S S S S S S S S  Q  E
e|---------------------------|-------------------------|
B|-------------7-5-----------|-------------------------|
G|-------------7-5-----------|-5---------------------5-|
D|---------------------------|-5---------------------5-|
A|-0-0-0-0-0-0-------0-0-0-0-|---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-7s10----|
E|---------------------------|-------------------------|

   S S S S S S E E E S S S S
e|----------------------------|
B|-------------7-5------------|
G|-------------7-5------------|
D|----------------------------|
A|-0-0-0-0-0-0-------0-0-0-0--|
E|----------------------------|

   E S S S S S S S S  E S S S S   S S S S S S E E S S S S S S
e|------------------------------|-----------------------------|
B|-----------------8s13---------|-------------7-5-------------|
G|-5---------------7s12---------|-------------7-5-------------|
D|-5---------------7s12---------|-----------------------------|
A|---0-0-0-0-0-0-0------0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-----0-0-0-0-0-0-|
E|------------------------------|-----------------------------|

   E S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
e|---------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------|
G|-5-----------------5---5---5-----|
D|-5-----------------5---5---5-----|
A|---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---0---0---0---|
E|---------------------------------|

                                          [Interlude]
                          To Coda
                                                   ~~~~~~
   S S S S S S E E S S S S E   W           E    Q  E +H
e|---------------------------|----------||------------------|
B|-------------7-5-----------|----------||-8b10-8--5-(5)----|
G|-5-----------7-5-----------|----------||------------------|
D|-5-------------------------|----------||------------------|
A|---0-0-0-0-0-----0-0-0-0-0-|----------||------------------|
E|---------------------------|----------||------------------|

                                                   [Harmonica Solo]
                   1.              2.
                   3/4             3/4             4/4
         ~~~~~~          ~~~~~~          ~~~~~~
  E   Q  E +H       E Q  E +Q       E Q  E +Q       Q  E S S S S E S S S S
e|-----------------|--------------||-------------||--5----------------------|
B|-----------------|-------------o||-------------||o-5------------5---------|
G|-7b9-7--5-(5)----|-5------------||-5-----------||--5------------5---------|
D|-----------------|---5--7-(7)---||---5--7-(7)--||-------------------------|
A|-----------------|-------------o||-------------||o----0-0-0-0-0---0-0-0-0-|
E|-----------------|--------------||-------------||-------------------------|

   S S S S S S E E S S S S S S   E S S S S S S a E E S S S S
e|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|
B|-------------7-5-------------|-7-------------------x-5-----|
G|-------------7-5-------------|-7-----------------5-x-5-----|
D|-----------------------------|-------------------5-----7---|
A|-0-0-0-0-0-0-----0-0-0-0-0-0-|---0-0-0-0-0-0-5s7-------0-0-|
E|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|

  1.
   S S S S S S E E E S S S S
e|-----------------------------||
B|-------------7-5------------o||
G|-------------7-5-------------||
D|-----------------------------||
A|-0-0-0-0-0-0-------0-0-0-0--o||
E|-----------------------------||

                               [Chorus]
   2.
   S S S S S S E E E S S S S    E S S S S S S S S  Q  E
e|---------------------------||-------------------------|
B|-------------7-5-----------||-------------------------|
G|-------------7-5-----------||-5---------------------5-|
D|-------------7---------5---||-5---------------------5-|
A|-0-0-0-0-0-0-------0-0-0-0-||---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-7s10----|
E|---------------------------||-------------------------|

   S S S S S S E E S S S S S S
e|-----------------------------|
B|-------------7-5-------------|
G|-------------7-5-------------|
D|-----------------------------|
A|-0-0-0-0-0-0-----0-0-0-0-0-0-|
E|-----------------------------|

   E S S S S S S S S  Q  E   S S S S S S E E E S S S S
e|-------------------------|---------------------------|
B|-------------------------|-------------7-5-----------|
G|-5---------------------5-|-------------7-5-----------|
D|-5---------------------5-|---------------------------|
A|---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-7s10----|-0-0-0-0-0-0-------0-0-0-0-|
E|-------------------------|---------------------------|

   E S S S S S S S S  E S S S S
e|------------------------------|
B|-----------------8s13---------|
G|-5---------------7s12---------|
D|-5---------------7s12---------|
A|---0-0-0-0-0-0-0------0-0-0-0-|
E|------------------------------|

   S S S S S S E E S S S S S S   E S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
e|-----------------------------|-------------------------------|
B|-------------7-5-------------|-------------------------------|
G|-------------7-5-------------|-5-----------------5---5---5---|
D|-----------------------------|-5-----------------5---5---5---|
A|-0-0-0-0-0-0-----0-0-0-0-0-0-|---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---0---0---0-|
E|-----------------------------|-------------------------------|

                 D.C. al Coda
   S S S S S S E E S S S S E
e|------------------------------||
B|-------------7-5--------------||
G|-5-----------7-5--------------||
D|-5----------------------------||
A|---0-0-0-0-0-----0-0-0-0-0----||
E|------------------------------||

[Outro]
     E S S S S S S S S  Q  E
e||--------------------------|
B||o-------------------------|
G||--5---------------------5-|
D||--5---------------------5-|
A||o---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-7s10----|
E||--------------------------|

   S S S S S S E E S S S S S S   E S S S S S S S S  Q  E
e|-----------------------------|-------------------------|
B|-------------7-5-------------|-------------------------|
G|-------------7-5-------------|-5---------------------5-|
D|-----------------------------|-5---------------------5-|
A|-0-0-0-0-0-0-----0-0-0-0-0-0-|---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-7s10----|
E|-----------------------------|-------------------------|

   S S S S S S E E E S  S    S S    E    S  S       S   S  S     S   S  S  E S S S S
e|-------------------------------|---------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------7-5---------------|--------------------------------------8s13---------|
G|-------------7-5---------------|--5-----------------------------------7s12---------|
D|-------------------------------|--5-----------------------------------7s12---------|
A|-0-0-0-0-0-0-------0--0----0-0-|-------0--0-------0---0--0-----0---0-------0-0-0-0-|
E|-------------------------------|---------------------------------------------------|
 |
 | Gtr II (El. Gtr. w/ light dist.)
 |                                                                   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
 | H             Q   S  E.          E.      S      +E      E        +H
e|-------------------------------|---------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------x-15b17-----|-15b17---15b17==(15)r---15b17====(15)--------------|
G|-------------------------------|---------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------|---------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------|---------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------|---------------------------------------------------|

     S   S S S S S E E  S    S S  S  S S
e|----------------------------------------|
B|-----------------7-5--------------------|
G|-----------------7-5--------------------|
D|----------------------------------------|
A|---0---0-0-0-0-0------0----0-0--0--0-0--|
E|----------------------------------------|
 |
 |~~~~~~~
 |  +H               E  E      S  e.
e|----------------------------------------|
B|-(15)r---------------17b20-----17-------|
G|----------------------------------------|
D|----------------------------------------|
A|----------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------|

    E          S  S  S  S S  S  S  S S  S  S S  S S    S S S S S S E E S S S S E
e|--------------------------------------------------|----------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------|--------------7-5-----------|
G|--5--------------------------------5-----5----5---|--5-----------7-5-----------|
D|--5--------------------------------5-----5----5---|--5-------------------------|
A|-------------0--0--0--0-0--0--0--0----0----0----0-|----0-0-0-0-0-----0-0-0-0-0-|
E|--------------------------------------------------|----------------------------|
 |
 |                                                     ~~
 |  S     +S   S  S  E.      S  E.      S  E    E      W
e|--------------------------15----------------------|----------------------------|
B|-15b17r(15)-13------------------------------------|----------------------------|
G|---------------14-14---------14------14-14s==12---|-12-------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------------|----------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------|----------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------|----------------------------|

   E S S S S S S S S  Q  E   S S S S S S E E S S S S S S
e|-------------------------|------------------------------|
B|-------------------------|-------------7-5--------------|
G|-5---------------------5-|-------------7-5--------------|
D|-5---------------------5-|------------------------------|
A|---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-7s10----|-0-0-0-0-0-0-----0-0-0-0-0-0--|
E|-------------------------|------------------------------|
|
 | W                         W
e|-------------------------|------------------------------|
B|-------------------------|------------------------------|
G|-------------------------|------------------------------|
D|-------------------------|------------------------------|
A|-------------------------|------------------------------|
E|-------------------------|------------------------------|

   E S S S S S S S S  Q  E   S S S S S S E E E S S S S
e|-------------------------|---------------------------|
B|-------------------------|-------------7-5-----------|
G|-5---------------------5-|-------------7-5-----------|
D|-5---------------------5-|---------------------------|
A|---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-7s10----|-0-0-0-0-0-0-------0-0-0-0-|
E|-------------------------|---------------------------|

   E S S S S S S S S  E S S S S
e|------------------------------|
B|-----------------8s13---------|
G|-5---------------7s12---------|
D|-5---------------7s12---------|
A|---0-0-0-0-0-0-0------0-0-0-0-|
E|------------------------------|

   S S S S S S E E S S S S S S   E S S S S S S S S S S S S S S  4x
e|-----------------------------|--------------------------------||
B|-------------7-5-------------|-------------------------------o||
G|-------------7-5-------------|-5-----------------5---5---5----||
D|-----------------------------|-5-----------------5---5---5----||
A|-0-0-0-0-0-0-----0-0-0-0-0-0-|---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---0---0---0-o||
E|-----------------------------|--------------------------------||


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

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

| (n)  Ghost note
| b    Bend
| ~    Vibrato
| x    Dead note
| /    Slide up
| s    Slide
| r    Release

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

            
            
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