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Iced Earth tabs

1776 (instrumental) guitar tab

Iced Earth:  1776

transcribed by: Russ Elton (webmaster@abysslord.com)
     edited by: Adam Tunzelmann (chadam31@hotmail.com)

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Date last modified:  April 29, 2003
  
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Tuning: Eb

Riff 1 (whenever this riff is played, the first bar is this: 
eb|-----------------------------------|
Bb|-----------------------------------|
Gb|-----------------------------------|
Db|-------9-------9--12-11-12-11-9--7-|
Ab|-------7-------7--10--9-10--9-7--5-|
Eb|-0-000---0-000---------------------|
    * ***   * ***                     

The rest is played like this: 

Guitar 1                              Final time
eb|-----------------------------------|---------|
Bb|-----------------------------------|---------|
Gb|-----------------------------------|---------|
Db|-------9-------9-------------------|-5-4-5-4-|
Ab|-------7-------7--10--9-10--9-7--5-|-3-2-5-4-|
Eb|-0-000---0-000---------------------|-----3-2-|
    * ***   * ***                     

Guitar 2                              Final time 
eb|-----------------------------------|---------|
Bb|-----------------------------------|---------|
Gb|-----------------------------------|---------|
Db|-------9-------9---9--7--9--7-5--4-|-5-4-5-4-|
Ab|-------7-------7-------------------|-3-2-5-4-|
Eb|-0-000---0-000---------------------|-----3-2-|
    * ***   * ***        
       

Riff 2
eb|-------------------------------------------------|
Bb|-------------------------------------------------|
Gb|-------------------------------------------------|
Db|-------------------------------------------------|
Ab|-------------------------------------------------|
Eb|-0-000-0-0-0-0-000-0-0-0-0-000-0-0-0-0-000-0-0-0-|
    * *** * * * * *** * * * * *** * * * * *** * * * 

Riff 3
Guitar 1                          
eb|--------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------|
Gb|--------------------------------------|
Db|-------9-------9-------9--------------|
Ab|-------7-------7-------7--7-770-5-550-|
Eb|-0-000---0-000---0-000----------------|
    * ***   * ***   * ***    * *** * *** 
eb|------------------------------|
Bb|------------------------------|
Gb|------------------------------|
Db|-5-------5-------5-------5--7-|
Ab|-3-3-333-3-3-333-3-3-333-3--5-|
Eb|------------------------------|
    * ***   * ***   * ***

Guitar 2
eb|------------------------------------|
Bb|------------------------------------|
Gb|------------------------------------|
Db|-9---7---5---7--4--4h5p4----4-------|
Ab|-------------------------7----7-5-7-|
Eb|------------------------------------|

Guitar 3 (Comes in the 3rd time)
eb|------------------------------------|
Bb|------------------------------------|
Gb|-7---6---4---6--4--2h4p2----2-------|
Db|-------------------------5----5-4-5-|
Ab|------------------------------------|
Eb|------------------------------------|



Riff 4 (Solo Rhythm)
eb|---------------------------|
Bb|---------------------------|
Gb|---------------------------|
Db|-9----9----------7----7----|
Ab|-7----7--6----6--5----5--4-|
Eb|---------7----7----------5-|

eb|-----------------------------------|
Bb|-----------------------------------|
Gb|-----------------------------------|
Db|----5----5-------------------------|
Ab|-4--3----3--5----5--7----7--9----9-|
Eb|-5----------3----3--5----5--7----7-|

eb|---------------------------|
Bb|---------------------------|
Gb|---------------------------|
Db|-9----9----------7----7----|
Ab|-7----7--6----6--5----5--4-|
Eb|---------7----7----------5-|

eb|--------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------|
Gb|--------------------------------------|
Db|----5----5----------------------------|
Ab|-4--3----3--5----5--7----7--9---------|
Eb|-5----------3----3--5----5--7----//\\-|


Solo (Harmony guitar is missing)
eb|---------------------------------------------|
Bb|---------17--16-17/20--19tr20--19-17-17--17--|
Gb|------16-------------------------------------|
Db|-14------------------------------------------|
Ab|---------------------------------------------|
Eb|---------------------------------------------|

eb|-17--19--19-20-19-17\----------------------|
Bb|-----------------------/15~---15/20-20-20--|
Gb|-------------------------------------------|
Db|-------------------------------------------|
Ab|-------------------------------------------|
Eb|-------------------------------------------|

eb|---------------17--------------------|
Bb|-20-20-19--20-----20-19-19\17-17-17--|
Gb|-------------------------------------|
Db|-------------------------------------|
Ab|-------------------------------------|
Eb|-------------------------------------|

eb|-17--------17------------------------|
Bb|----20---20--20-19--19\15-15--19-15--|
Gb|-------------------------------------|
Db|-------------------------------------|
Ab|-------------------------------------|
Eb|-------------------------------------|

eb|-----------------------------------------------|
Bb|-13---13-15-13-12---12-12-12/20-20-20----------|
Gb|--------------------------------------16-16-16-|
Db|-----------------------------------------------|
Ab|-----------------------------------------------|
Eb|-----------------------------------------------|

eb|--------------------17-15--14tr15-14-15-14-12-|
Bb|-20--20-19-17-19-17---------------------------|
Gb|----------------------------------------------|
Db|----------------------------------------------|
Ab|----------------------------------------------|
Eb|----------------------------------------------|

End Solo

Play Riff 1
Play Riff 2
Play Riff 3  w/ this addition:

Guitar 3
eb|---------------------------------------------------|
Bb|-10b12--10--8--10--7-7h8p7----7-----------7-8-9-10-|
Gb|---------------------------9----9-7-9--7-9---------|
Db|---------------------------------------------------|
Ab|---------------------------------------------------|
Eb|---------------------------------------------------|

eb|------------------------------------|
Bb|-10b12--10--8--10--7-7h8p7----7-----|
Gb|---------------------------9----9-7-|
Db|------------------------------------|
Ab|------------------------------------|
Eb|------------------------------------|

eb|------------------------------|
Bb|------------------------------|
Gb|-9-7---7----------------------|
Db|-----9---9-7-9-7----7---------|
Ab|-----------------10---10-9-7~-|
Eb|------------------------------|



Riff 5 (Solo Rhythm)
eb|---------------------------------|
Bb|---------------------------------|
Gb|---------------------------------|
Db|-9--------9-----------7----------|
Ab|-7--------7--6--------5--------4-|
Eb|-------------7-----------------5-|

eb|------------------------------------------|
Bb|------------------------------------------|
Gb|------------------------------------------|
Db|-5----------------------------------------|
Ab|-3--------5--------7--------9-------------|
Eb|----------3--------5--------7--------//\\-|


Solo (arranged for guitar)
eb|----19-17-19-----19-17-19-----17-15-17-----17-15-17-|
Bb|-17-----------16-----------15-----------14----------|
Gb|----------------------------------------------------|
Db|----------------------------------------------------|
Ab|----------------------------------------------------|
Eb|----------------------------------------------------|

eb|----15-14-15-----15-14-15------------12-11--14--17-|
Bb|-13-----------12-----------13--13-15---------------|
Gb|---------------------------------------------------|
Db|---------------------------------------------------|
Ab|---------------------------------------------------|
Eb|---------------------------------------------------|

End solo


Play Riff 1  with this addition:
Flute (arranged for guitar)
eb|-19-15----------15-19-15----------15-|
Bb|-------17----17----------17----17----|
Gb|----------16----------------16-------|
Db|-------------------------------------| ----|
Ab|-------------------------------------|     |
Eb|-------------------------------------|     |
                                              |--> Play 3x
eb|-19h20p19-17h19p17-15h17p15-14h15p14-|     |
Bb|-------------------------------------|     |
Gb|-------------------------------------| ----|
Db|-------------------------------------|
Ab|-------------------------------------|
Eb|-------------------------------------|

eb|-12h14p12-10h12p10-8h10p8-7h8p7-|
Bb|--------------------------------|
Gb|--------------------------------|
Db|--------------------------------|
Ab|--------------------------------|
Eb|--------------------------------|


Ending (guitar 2 on top):
eb|-------|
Bb|---5~--|
Gb|-------|
Db|-------|
Ab|---2---|
Eb|---0---|


Notation:

10^        = bend a quarter step.
10b11      = bend a half step.
10b12      = bend a full step.
10b12r10   = bend and release.
[10]12     = pre-bend.
[10]12r10  = pre-bend and release.
{14}       = pick the 14th fret while holding the most 
             previous bend.
<17>       = touch the string above the 17th fret while 
             previous note(s) is(are) still ringing.

10b13*     = tremolo bar bend, from the 10th fret to the 13th fret.
7d4*       = tremolo bar dive, from the 7th fret to the 4th fret. 
12~*       = tremolo bar vibrato.

x   =  mute with fret-hand
*   =  palm mute
X\\ =  pick slide
h   =  hammer-on
p   =  pull-off
~   =  vibrato
t   =  finger tap
/   =  slide up
\   =  slide down
h.  =  natural harmonics
a   =  artificial harmonics
(9) =  ghost note
tm  =  trem picking
tr  =  trill
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