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Stormy Monday bass

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As recorded by T-Bone Walker
(From the 1959 Album T-BONE BLUES)

Words and Music by Aaron "T-Bone" Walker

Transcribed by Slowhand

Gtr I (E A D G) - 'Arthur Edwards - Double Bass'

  Gtr I
  |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|   |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-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

   1st & 2nd Verses
                                                  |-3-| |-3-|
    H    Q  Q    H    Q  E E   Q.   E H      H    E E E E E E

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

  H    H      H    Q  E E   Q.   E Q.   E   H    Q  Q

                               Guitar Solo
  Q.   E Q.   E   Q  Q  H       H    Q  Q

                                 |-3-| |-3-|
  H    Q  E E   H    H      H    E E E E E E

  H    Q  Q    H    Q  E E   H    H      H    Q  Q

  H    H      H    Q  Q    Q.   E H      H    Q  Q

              3rd Verse
                                              |-3-| |-3-|
  H    H       H    Q  E E   H    H      H    E E E E E E

  H    Q  Q    H    Q  E E   H    H      H    Q  Q

  H    Q.   E   H    H      Q.   E H      E E E E +H       +W

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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