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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. #
#------------------------------------------------------------------------------##
From: letostak@netcom.com (Judy Letostak)

Yngwie Malmsteen "Motherless Child"
from Eclipse
letostak@netcom.com  Judy Letostak


 [Intro]
e|-------------------||-----------------------------|-----------------------|
B|-------------------||-----------------------------|-----------------------|
G|--x\p.s------------||o----------------------------|-----------------------|
D|--x\---------------||o---5--------7--------9------|----7~-----------------|
A|-------------------||----7--------9--------10-----|--------10--9--7--6----|
E|----------15\13p0--||-------0--0-----0--0------0--|-0---------------------|


e|--------------------------|---------------------------|--------------------|
B|--------------------------|---------------------------|--------------------|
G|--------------------------|--------------------7--9~--|--------------------|
D|----------7---------------|----------7--9--10---------|-5--------7---------|
A|-7--------9--------10--9--|-7--9--10------------------|-7--------9---------|
E|-0--0--0-----0--0---------|---------------------------|----0--0-----0--0---|


e|---------|----------------------|-----------------------|-8-7-5-------------|
B|---------|----------------------|-----------------------|-------8-7-5\4-----|
G|---------|----------------------|-----------------------|---------------7-5-|
D|---9-----|-----7~---------------|----------7---------9--|-------------------|
A|--10-----|---------10--9--7--6--|-7--------9--------10--|-------------------|
E|------0--|--0-------------------|-0--0--0-----0--0------|-------------------|


e|-------------||
B|-------------||
G|--4---------o||
D|----7-5p4---o||
A|-------------||
E|-------------||


[Verse]

With your love you gave me life                                     Not

e|------------|-----------|-------------------|-----------------------------|
B|------------|-----------|-------------------|-----------------------------|
G|------------|-----------|-------------------|-----------------------------|
D|------------|-----------|-------------------|-----------------------------|
A|--7---------|---7-------|----5--------------|-----------------------------|
E|--0---0-----|-----------|---------2p0--0----|--3p0---2---0---0---0---0----|


knowing right from wrong, you always know that I'll be strong

e|---------------|--------------|-----------------|-------------------------|
B|---------------|--------------|-----------------|-------------------------|
G|---5~----------|--------------|--2--------------|-------------------------|
D|---5~-w/bar----|--------------|--0--------------|-------------------------|
A|---3~----------|--------------|-----------------|-------------------------|
E|---------------|--------------|------2p0--0--0--|-3p0--2p0--0--0--0--0----|


Set me free and then you paid the price.    Then

e|-------------|-------------------|-----------------|-----------------------|
B|-------------|-------------------|-----------------|-----------------------|
G|-------------|-------------------|--2--------------|-----------------------|
D|--2----------|--x\----x\x-p.s.---|--0--------------|-----------------------|
A|--2----------|-------------------|-----------------|-----------------------|
E|--------0----|-------------------|------0--2p0--0--|-3p0--2--0--0--0--0--0-|


inspired me in my art with the rebel in your heart

e|---------------|--------------|----------------|--------------------------|
B|---------------|--------------|----------------|--------------------------|
G|---------------|--------------|----------------|--------------------------|
D|---5-----------|--------------|--4-------------|--------------------------|
A|---3----2------|--0-----------|--2------0------|--------------------------|
E|---------------|---------3----|----------------|---3-----2----------------|


You gave me nothing for nothing
As they gave nothing in return

e||--------------|------------|---------------|-----------------------------|
B||--------------|------------|---------------|-----------------------------|
G||o-------------|------------|--2------------|-----------------------------|
D||o---2---------|------------|--0------------|-----------------------------|
A||----2---------|------------|---------------|-----------------------------|
E||----0---------|------------|-------2p0--0--|-3p0--2p0--0-0-0-0-----------|


But the spirit of your word, happiness could bring
you became their slave, although you were brave

e|--------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------------|
B|--------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------------|
G|--5-----------|-----------------|--2--------------|-----------------------|
D|--5-----------|-----------------|--0--------------|-----------------------|
A|--3-----------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------------|
E|--------0-----|-0--0---0--0--0--|------0--2p0--0--|-3p0--2p0--0--0--0--0--|


I learned to always do the best I can
You still teach me what is left to learn

e|-------------|---------------|------------------|-------------------------|
B|-------------|---------------|------------------|-------------------------|
G|-------------|---------------|---2--------------|-------------------------|
D|--2----------|---------------|---0--------------|-------------------------|
A|--2----------|---------------|------------------|-------------------------|
E|--0----------|---------------|------0--2p0--0---|-3p0--2p0--0--0--0--0----|


Taught me to be true, and I never ran
Though they brought you to your grave, you still remain to ease my pain

e|--------------|----------------|-------------|----------------------------|
B|--------------|----------------|-------------|----------------------------|
G|--5-----------|----------------|--4----------|----------------------------|
D|--5-----------|----------------|--4----------|----------------------------|
A|--3------2----|-0--------------|--2-----0----|----------------------------|
E|--------------|---------3------|-------------|----3-------2---------------|


[Chorus]

Sometimes I feel like a motherless child

e|---------------|----------------|----------------------|------------------|
B|-------0-------|----------------|---------0------------|------------------|
G|-------0-------|---5------------|---------0------------|---------4~-------|
D|-------2-------|---5------------|---------0------------|----4-------------|
A|---------------|---3-------3\---|----------------7--6--|------------------|
E|--0------------|----------------|---3------------------|------------------|


Left all alone in the cold

e|-------------------|------------------|----------|------------------------|
B|---------0---------|-------3~---------|----------|--5---------4-----------|
G|---------0---------|-------2~---------|--0-------|--4---------4-----------|
D|---------2---------|------------------|--0-------|--4---------4-----------|
A|--2----------------|-------------0----|----------|--2---------2-----------|
E|--0-----------3----|--2---------------|--3-------|------------------------|


Nowhere to go so I run like the wild

e|---------------|-------------------|---------------------|----------------|
B|---------0-----|-------------------|---------------------|----------------|
G|--0------0-----|---5---------------|-------0-------------|---------4~-----|
D|--2------2-----|---5---------------|-------0-------------|---4------------|
A|---------------|---3--------3\-----|--2----------7---6---|----------------|
E|---------------|-------------------|--3------------------|----------------|


Stumbling, falling, crying, calling

e|-------------|---------------|-------------|------------------------------|
B|-------------|---------------|-------------|------------------------------|
G|-------------|---------------|-------------|------------------------------|
D|--5----------|---------------|--4----------|------------------------------|
A|--3----2-----|---0-----------|--2-----0----|------------------------------|
E|-------------|---------3-----|-------------|---3------2-------------------|


 [Ending 1]
 You.
                                                                   1/2
e|------------------------|------------------|--------------------|----------|
B|------------------------|------------------|--------------------|----------|
G|------------------------|------------------|--------------------|11b-rbp9~-|
D|-------7---------9------|----7~------------|----------7---------|----------|
A|-------9--------10------|--------10-9-7-6--|-7--------9---------|----------|
E|-0--0-----0--0------0---|-0----------------|-0--0--0----0--0--0-|----------|


e|-------------------------|----------------|-------------------------------|
B|-------------------------|----------------|-------------------------------|
G|-------------------------|----------------|-------------------------------|
D|----------7---------9----|----7~----------|----------7--------9-----------|
A|----------9--------10----|-------10-9-7-6-|-7--------9-------10-----------|
E|-0--0--0-----0--0-----0--|-0--------------|-0--0--0----0--0---------------|


e|-8p7p5-------------------------||
B|-------8-7-5-------------------||
G|-------------8-7-5\4----------o||
D|---------------------7-5-4----o||
A|-------------------------------||
E|-------------------------------||


 [Ending 2]
 you.
e|----------------------|------------------|--------------------------------|
B|----------------------|------------------|--------------------------------|
G|----------------------|------------------|--------------------------------|
D|-------7--------9-----|----7~------------|--------------------------------|
A|-------9-------10-----|--------10-9-7-6--|----------9--------10p0---------|
E|-0--0----0--0------0--|-0----------------|-0--0--0-----0--0---------------|


e|-20p19p17--------------------------------|
B|----------20-19p17-----------------------|
G|-------------------20-19-17\16-----------|
D|-------------------------------19p17p16--|
A|-----------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------|


Instrumental Interlude  Guitar Solo

e||-----8-8h12p8-----10-12p10-8\-|-----5-5h8p5-----5h8-7-5-|------7h10p7-----|
B||8--8----------8-8-------------|-7-7---------7-7---------|8-8-8--------8---|
G||------------------------------|-------------------------|-----------------|
D||------------------------------|-------------------------|-----------------|
A||------------------------------|-------------------------|-----------------|
E||------------------------------|-------------------------|-----------------|


e|-7h10-8----|-0---3h7p3---3-7p5p3--|-------5h8p5-----5h8-7-5-|-------2h5p2---|
B|--------10-|---5-------5----------|-7-7-7-------7-7---------|-4-4-4-------4-|
G|-----------|----------------------|-------------------------|---------------|
D|-----------|----------------------|-------------------------|---------------|
A|-----------|----------------------|-------------------------|---------------|
E|-----------|----------------------|-------------------------|---------------|

            [Ending 1]

e|--2-5p2----|--7p3---7p3-----5h8p5----|-10p7---7-10p7-12-12p8---0----------||
B|--------4--|------5-----5-5-------7--|------8----------------8------------||
G|-----------|-------------------------|------------------------------------||
D|-----------|-------------------------|------------------------------------||
A|-----------|-------------------------|------------------------------------||
E|-----------|-------------------------|------------------------------------||

[Ending 2]

e||-7p3---7p3---3-8p5---5-8p5---5-|-10p7---7-10p7---8-12p8---12\-|-15p0------|
B||-----5-----5-------7-------7---|------8--------8--------8-----|------13---|
G||-------------------------------|------------------------------|-----------|
D||-------------------------------|------------------------------|-----------|
A||-------------------------------|------------------------------|-----------|
E||-------------------------------|------------------------------|-----------|


e|--------12-15p12----------12-|-15p12----------12-19p15----------18-|
B|-----13----------13----13----|-------12----12----------17----17----|
G|--12----------------12-------|----------12----------------16-------|
D|-----------------------------|-------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------|-------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------|-------------------------------------|


e|-18p15-------12-15p12-15p12--------12-15p14p12-|15-14-12-11-12-14-15-14-12-|
B|-------17-14----------------14-----------------|---------------------------|
G|-------------------------------15--------------|---------------------------|
D|-----------------------------------------------|---------------------------|
A|-----------------------------------------------|---------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------|---------------------------|


e|--12h14-15-12-14-15-|-17-14-15-17-19-17-15-14-15----14h15p14----|-----------|
B|--------------------|----------------------------17----------17-|-16--------|
G|--------------------|-------------------------------------------|----17p14--|
D|--------------------|-------------------------------------------|-----------|
A|--------------------|-------------------------------------------|-----------|
E|--------------------|-------------------------------------------|-----------|


e|-----------14------------------|----------------0----------|---17bf--------|
B|-----16h17----17p16------------|----------------0----------|---------------|
G|--17----------------17p14------|--9bf--rb9-8~---0----------|---------------|
D|--------------------------16\--|---------------------------|---------------|
A|-------------------------------|---------------------------|---------------|
E|-------------------------------|--------------------12/15\-|---------------|

                                                                1/2     1/2
e|--rb17~-----17~---|---15-------------14-15-19p17p15----17p15-|-----15------|
B|------------------|17----19-17-15h17----------------19-------|19b-----19b--|
G|------------------|------------------------------------------|-------------|
D|------------------|------------------------------------------|-------------|
A|------------------|------------------------------------------|-------------|
E|------------------|------------------------------------------|-------------|


e|------------|-15-19p17p15-19-19p17p15-14-19-15-14-12-15-14-|-12-10-14-12-10-|
B|--15h17h19--|----------------------------------------------|----------------|
G|------------|----------------------------------------------|----------------|
D|------------|----------------------------------------------|----------------|
A|------------|----------------------------------------------|----------------|
E|------------|----------------------------------------------|----------------|


e|--8-12p8-10-12-10--8-----|-8-7------------|---------------|--------8-7------|
B|---------------------10--|------10bf~-----|-rb10--10bf----|-7-8h10-----10p8-|
G|-------------------------|----------------|---------------|-----------------|
D|-------------------------|----------------|---------------|-----------------|
A|-------------------------|----------------|---------------|-----------------|
E|-------------------------|----------------|---------------|-----------------|


e|----------------|---14/19-19-19\--14-14-14-|-15p14p12-11-11-11--------------|
B|--p7------------|--------------------------|-------------------13-12p11\----|
G|-----9p7----9p7p|0-------------------------|--------------------------------|
D|---------10-----|--------------------------|--------------------------------|
A|----------------|--------------------------|--------------------------------|
E|----------------|--------------------------|--------------------------------|


e|---------------|-------------------------------------|----------------------|
B|---------------|-------------------------------------|----------------------|
G|--9-11-12-11p9-|-8-9h11-9-8h9p8----------------------|----------------------|
D|---------------|----------------10--8-10p9---7-------|----------------------|
A|---------------|---------------------------9---10p9--|--------6h7h9-9-10-12-|
E|---------------|-------------------------------------|-10p8p7---------------|


e|--------------|----------------------------8--7--|-8h10p8p7---------19-----|
B|--------------|----------------------------------|----------10p8p7/--------|
G|---------11p9-|-11p9-8----9p8------8-------------|-------------------------|
D|--8-9-11------|--------10-----10-9---10-9--------|-------------------------|
A|--------------|----------------------------------|-------------------------|
E|--------------|----------------------------------|-------------------------|

   1/2
e|-22b---22b---22bf-||------8-12p8-12p8-----8-12-10-8-|-------5h8p5-----5----|
B|------------------||-8--8-------------8-8-----------|-7-7-7-------7-7------|
G|------------------||o-------------------------------|----------------------|
D|------------------||o-------------------------------|----------------------|
A|------------------||--------------------------------|----------------------|
E|------------------||--------------------------------|----------------------|


e|--8p7--5--|-----7h10-7-----7-10-8-7\-|-0---3-7p3---3-7-5-3-|-----5h8p5------|
B|----------|-8-8--------8-8-----------|---5-------5---------|-7-7-------7----|
G|----------|--------------------------|---------------------|----------------|
D|----------|--------------------------|---------------------|----------------|
A|----------|--------------------------|---------------------|----------------|
E|----------|--------------------------|---------------------|----------------|


e|--5-8-7-5-|-----2h5p2---2-5p2----|-7p3---3-7p3---5h8p5---5h8p5---|-10p7---7-|
B|----------|-4-4-------4-------4--|-----5-------5-------7-------7-|------8---|
G|----------|----------------------|-------------------------------|----------|
D|----------|----------------------|-------------------------------|----------|
A|----------|----------------------|-------------------------------|----------|
E|----------|----------------------|-------------------------------|----------|


e|--10p7----12p8--12-||
B|--------8----------||
G|------------------o||
D|------------------o||
A|-------------------||
E|-------------------||

2nd guitar play a diatonic third below


e|-------------------------|-------------------------|------------------------|
B|-13-17-16-17-13-17-16-17-|-12-17-16-17-12-17-16-17-|-11-11-14-11-11-11-14-11|
G|-------------------------|-------------------------|------------------------|
D|-------------------------|-------------------------|------------------------|
A|-------------------------|-------------------------|------------------------|
E|-------------------------|-------------------------|------------------------|


e|-11tr12--|---7tr8------|----------|---------------------------------------|
B|---------|-------------|--7tr8----|---------------------------------------|
G|---------|-------------|----------|---------------------------------------|
D|---------|-------------|----------|---------------------------------------|
A|---------|-------------|----------|---------------------------------------|
E|---------|-------------|----------|---------------------------------------|

[Chorus]


[Outro Solo]

e|-----------------------------------14-11-12-15-12-15-17-14-17-|-19~--------|
B|--------------------------13-11h12----------------------------|------------|
G|--------12-11-12----------------------------------------------|-----12-----|
D|-14~-14----------14-14-14-------------------------------------|--------14--|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------|------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|------------|


e|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------------------------------------15-17-|
G|--12/14-16h17p16p14----------17/19p17p16-------19h20p19p17-19-17-17-16-------|
D|--------------------17p16p14-------------19p17-------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|


e|-----------------|----------------------------------------------------------|
B|-15-15-----------|----------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------17-17-17--|-16-14-14-16p14-------17p16p14----------------------14-16-|
D|-----------------|----------------17-16----------17-16-17-16-14-16-17-------|
A|-----------------|----------------------------------------------------------|
E|-----------------|----------------------------------------------------------|

                       tremolo picking---
e|------------------|--12---14----15---17----19~-\15-14---------|------------|
B|------------------|------------------------------------17-15\-|------------|
G|--14-12----12-----|-------------------------------------------|------------|
D|--------14----14--|-------------------------------------------|----2-------|
A|------------------|-------------------------------------------|----2-------|
E|------------------|-------------------------------------------|----0-------|

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| ~   Vibrato
| p   Pull-off
| \   Slide down
| b   Bend
| h   Hammer-on
| /   Slide up
| tr  Trill

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