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D A D G B E
#----------------------------------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. #
#------------------------------------------------------------------------------#

BURNT OFFERINGS (Bassline)
As recorded by Testament
(From the 1987 Album THE LEGACY)

Transcribed by cbliss66@aol.com
	

Words by Souza, Peterson Music by Skolnick, Peterson
Arranged by Testament

Gtr I (D A D G) - 'Greg'

 Intro
  Moderately Q=131
 4/4
  Gtr I
  W          W          H.      Q    Q  Q  Q  Q
|----------|----------|------------|--------------|
|----------|----------|---------7--|-9--7--5--7---|
|----------|----------|------------|--------------|
|----------|----------|------------|--------------|


  H.       Q    H.      Q    H.      Q    Q  Q  Q  Q
|-------------|------------|------------|-------------|
|-------------|------------|---------7--|-9--7--5--7--|
|-------------|------------|------------|-------------|
|-2-------/5--|-4-------7--|-5----------|-------------|


  E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   a E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E Q
|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------|-----------------|
|---2-----2-------|---3-------2-----|-----2-----0---2---|-0-----0-----0---|
|-----2-----2-----|-----3-------2---|-------2-----------|---0-----0-------|
|-2-----2-----0-2-|-3-----3-2-----2-|-0h2-----0---2---0-|-----0-----0-----|


  E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   a E E E E E E E E   +E  E E E E E E E
|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------|--------------------||
|---2-----2-------|---3-------2-----|-----2-----0---2---|--------------------||
|-----2-----2-----|-----3-------2---|-------2-----------|--------------------||
|-2-----2-----0-2-|-3-----3-2-----2-|-0h2-----0---2---0-|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--||


    Faster Q=145
                            |-3-|
    Q.   E Q  Q     H    Q  E E E   Q.   +E  Q  Q     Q  E E E E E E
||---------------|----------------|-----------------|-----------------||
||o--------------|----------------|-----------------|----------------o||
||o--------------|-/8----7--7-7-7-|-7----(7)-5--7\--|-5--------------o||
||--2----2-2--0--|----------------|-----------------|----0-0-0-0-0-0--||


                                 Faster Q=202
                                 $
                         2/4       4/4
  W          +W           +H        E E H.
|----------|------------|--------||-----------|
|----------|------------|--------||-----------|
|----------|------------|--------||-----------|
|-2--------|-(2)--------|-(2)----||-2---------|


  W          W          W          E H.      E
|----------|----------|----------|-------------|
|----------|----------|----------|-------------|
|----------|----------|----------|-------------|
|----------|----------|----------|-2---------2-|


  E H.      E   E H.      E   W            E E E E E E E E
|-------------|-------------|----------||------------------|
|-------------|-------------|----------||o-----------------|
|-------------|-------------|----------||o-7-7-7-7-8s7-7-7-|
|-2---------2-|-2-----------|----------||------------------|


                                     1.                    2.
                           To Coda
  E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   +E  E E E E E E E     W
|-----------------|-----------------|--------------------||------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------o||------|
|-7-7-7-7-7s8-7s8-|-7-7-7-7-8s7-7-3-|-(3)-2-1-0---------o||------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------6-5-4-3--||------|


                            Faster Q=212
  E H.      E   E H.      E     Q  E S S E E E E   E E E E E E E E
|-------------|-------------||-------------------|------------------|
|-------------|-------------||o------------------|---------0--------|
|-3-----------|-3-----------||o------------------|---0-2-3---3-2-0--|
|-------------|-------------||--2--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-6----------------|


  Q  E S S E E E E   E E E E E E E E   Q  E S S E E E E   E E E E E E E E
|------------------|-----------------|------------------|-----------------|
|------------------|-0-3---2---1-----|------------------|---------0-------|
|------------------|-----4---3---2-0-|------------------|---0-2-3---3-2-0-|
|-6--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-----------------|-6--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-6---------------|


                                                       1st and 2nd Verses
                    1.               2.
  Q  E S S E E E E   Q.   Q.   Q       Q.   Q.   Q      Q  E S S E E E E
|------------------|---------------||---------------||-------------------|
|------------------|--------------o||---------------||o------------------|
|------------------|--------------o||-10----9----8--||o-7----------------|
|-6--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-2----0----3---||---------------||-----2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|


  E E E E E E E E   Q  E S S E E E E   E E E E E E E E   Q  E S S E E E E
|-----------------|------------------|-----------------|------------------|
|---------0-------|------------------|-0-3---2---1-----|------------------|
|---0-2-3---3-2-0-|------------------|-----4---3---2-0-|------------------|
|-6---------------|-6--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-----------------|-6--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|


  E E E E E E E E   Q  E S S E E E E   Q.   Q.   Q    Q  E S S E E E E
|-----------------|------------------|--------------|------------------|
|---------0-------|------------------|--------------|------------------|
|---0-2-3---3-2-0-|------------------|--------------|------------------|
|-6---------------|-6--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-2----0----3--|-2--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|


  E E E E E E E E   Q  E S S E E E E   E E E E E E E E   Q  E S S E E E E
|-----------------|------------------|-----------------|------------------|
|---------0-------|------------------|-0-3---2---1-----|------------------|
|---0-2-3---3-2-0-|------------------|-----4---3---2-0-|------------------|
|-6---------------|-6--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-----------------|-6--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|


                                                       Chorus
                                                       1.,2.
  E E E E E E E E   Q  E S S E E E E    Q.   Q.   Q     E E E E E E E E
|-----------------|------------------|---------------||------------------|
|---------0-------|------------------|---------------||------------------|
|---0-2-3---3-2-0-|------------------|-10----9----8--||-7-7-7-7-8s7-7-7--|
|-6---------------|-6--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|---------------||------------------|


  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
|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------|-----------------|
|-7-7-7-7-7s8-7s8-|-7-7-7-7-8s7-7-3-|-(3)-2-1-0---------|-7-7-7-7-8s7-7-7-|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------6-5-4-3-|-----------------|


                                                              Breakdown
                                                              3.
  E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   +E  E E E E E E E  3x    W
|-----------------|-----------------|--------------------||-||------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------o||-||------|
|-7-7-7-7-7s8-7s8-|-7-7-7-7-8s7-7-3-|-(3)-2-1-0---------o||-||------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------6-5-4-3--||-||-2----|


  +H     Q  Q    W          +H     Q  Q    W
|--------------|----------|--------------|------|
|--------------|----------|--------------|------|
|-----------2--|-1--------|-(1)----2-----|------|
|-(2)----5-----|----------|-----------5--|-2----|


  +H     Q  Q    W          +H     Q  Q    W
|--------------|----------|--------------|------|
|--------------|----------|--------------|------|
|-----------2--|-1--------|-(1)----2-----|------|
|-(2)----5-----|----------|-----------5--|-7----|


  +H      Q  Q    W          +H     Q   Q    W
|---------------|----------|---------------|------|
|---------------|----------|---------------|------|
|------------7--|-6--------|-(6)----7------|------|
|-(7)----10-----|----------|-----------10--|-7----|


                                             Bridge
                                          Faster Q=224
  +H      Q  Q    W          +H     Q  Q      E E S S E E E Q
|---------------|----------|--------------||--------------------|
|---------------|----------|--------------||o-------------------|
|------------7--|-6--------|-(6)----7-----||o---------------1---|
|-(7)----10-----|----------|-----------8--||--2-0-2-2-0-2-2-----|


  S E S E E Q  Q    E E S S E E E Q
|-----------------|------------------|
|-----------2-----|------------------|
|--------------1--|---------------1--|
|-2-0-2-2-0-------|-2-0-2-2-0-2-2----|


  S E S E E E E. E.         E E S S E E E S S E
|--------------------||-||-----------------------|
|-----------2-------o||-||o----------------------|
|-------------1--1--o||-||o----------------------|
|-2-0-2-2-0----------||-||--2-0-2-2-0-2-0-2-2-0--|


  E E S S E E E Q    E E S S E E E S S E
|------------------|---------------------|
|------------------|---------------------|
|---------------1--|---------------------|
|-2-0-2-2-0-2-0----|-2-0-2-2-0-2-0-2-2-0-|


 1.                  2.
  E E S S E Q  Q      E E S S E E E. E.
|------------------||-------------------|
|-----------2-----o||-----------2-------|
|--------------1--o||-------------1--1--|
|-2-0-2-2-0--------||-2-0-2-2-0---------|


    E E S S E E E Q    S E S E E Q  Q
||-------------------|-----------------|
||o------------------|-----------2-----|
||o---------------1--|--------------1--|
||--2-0-2-2-0-2-2----|-2-0-2-2-0-------|


                    1.
  E E S S E E E Q    S E S E E E E. E.
|------------------|--------------------||
|------------------|-----------2-------o||
|---------------1--|-------------1--1--o||
|-2-0-2-2-0-2-2----|-2-0-2-2-0----------||


  2.=H                          S
                     5/8
  E E S S E E E E E   E E E E E
|-------------------|-----------|
|-------------------|-----------|
|-----------7-----6-|-----5-----|
|-2-0-2-2-0---8-7---|-7-6---5-6-|


 lower Q=210
   4/4
    S S S S E E S S S S E E   S S S S S S S S S S Q  E
||--------------------------|----------------------------|
||o-------------------------|------------------------0---|
||o-------------------------|---------------------2------|
||--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--------|


  E E E S S S S E E S S   S S S S S S S S S a Q  E S
|-----------------------|----------------------------|
|-2---------------------|----------------------------|
|-----------------------|-------------------7s8--8s7-|
|---2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2----------|


  +S  S S E E S S S S E E S
|---------------------------|
|---------------------------|
|-(7)-----------------------|
|-----2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|


  S S S S S S S S S S Q  E   E E E S S S S E E S S   H    H
|--------------------------|-----------------------|------------||
|------------------------0-|-2---------------------|-3---------o||
|---------------------2----|-----------------------|------3----o||
|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2------|---2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|------------||


   Guitar Solo
    S S S S E E S S S S E E   S S S S S S S S S S Q  E   E E E S S S S E E S S
||--------------------------|--------------------------|-----------------------|
||o-------------------------|------------------------0-|-2---------------------|
||o-------------------------|---------------------2----|-----------------------|
||--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2------|---2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|


  S S S S S S S S S a Q  E S
|----------------------------|
|----------------------------|
|-------------------7s8--8s7-|
|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2----------|


  +S  S S E E S S S S E E S   S S S S S S S S S S Q  E
|---------------------------|--------------------------|
|---------------------------|------------------------0-|
|-(7)-----------------------|---------------------2----|
|-----2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2------|


  E E E S S S S E E S S   H    H
|-----------------------|------------||-|
|-2---------------------|-3---------o||-|
|-----------------------|------3----o||-|
|---2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|------------||-|


    E E E E E E E E   E S S E E E S E. E   4x
||------------------|----------------------||
||o-----2s0-2-0---0-|-2-2-2-2-0-2-2s3--3--o||
||o-------------2---|---------------------o||
||--2-2-------------|----------------------||


  S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
|---------------------------------|
|---------------------------------|
|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-----------------|
|-----------------6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-|


  S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S   S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
|---------------------------------|---------------------------------|
|---------------------------------|---------------------------------|
|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-----------------|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-----------------|
|-----------------4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-|-----------------6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-|


                                                               D.S. al Coda
  S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S   Q  Q  Q  Q    Q  Q  Q  Q    Q  Q  Q  Q
|---------------------------------|-------------|-------------|--------------||
|---------------------------------|-------------|-------------|--------------||
|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-----------------|-3-----3-----|-3-----3-----|--------------||
|-----------------4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-|----6-----4--|----6-----4--|-2--3--4--5---||


                    Q=212
  &
   E  E E E E E E E    Q  E S S E E E E   E E E E E E E E   Q  E S S E E E E
|-------------------||------------------|-----------------|------------------|
|-------------------||------------------|---------0-------|------------------|
|-(3)-2-1-0---------||-7----------------|---0-2-3---3-2-0-|------------------|
|-----------3-2-1-0-||----2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-6---------------|-6--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|


  E E E E E E E E   Q  E S S E E E E   E E E E E E E E   Q  E S S E E E E
|-----------------|------------------|-----------------|------------------|
|-0-3---2---1-----|------------------|---------0-------|------------------|
|-----4---3---2-0-|------------------|---0-2-3---3-2-0-|------------------|
|-----------------|-6--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-6---------------|-6--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|


                 Verse Out
  Q.   Q.   Q     Q  E S S E E E E   E E E E E E E E   Q  E S S E E E E
|--------------||------------------|-----------------|------------------|
|--------------||------------------|---------0-------|------------------|
|--------------||-7----------------|---0-2-3---3-2-0-|------------------|
|-2----0----3--||----2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-6---------------|-6--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|


  E E E E E E E E   Q  E S S E E E E   E E E E E E E E   Q  E S S E E E E
|-----------------|------------------|-----------------|------------------|
|-0-3---2---1-----|------------------|---------0-------|------------------|
|-----4---3---2-0-|------------------|---0-2-3---3-2-0-|------------------|
|-----------------|-6--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-6---------------|-6--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|


   Q.   Q.   Q     Q.   Q.   Q     Q.   Q.   Q
|---------------|---------------|---------------|
|---------------|---------------|---------------|
|-10----9----8--|-10----9----8--|-10----9----8--|
|---------------|---------------|---------------|


  W          +W           E Q.   H
|----------|------------|-------------*|
|----------|------------|-------------*|
|----------|------------|-------------*|
|-2--------|-(2)--------|-2-2---------*|



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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