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Blackwater Park Bass tabs (ver.2)

Opeth
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BLACKWATER PARK (Bassline)
As recorded by Opeth
(From the 2001 Album BLACKWATER PARK)

	

Words and Music by Mikael Åkerfeldt
Arranged by Opeth

Gtr I (D A D G) - 'Martin Mendez - El. Bass #1'
Gtr II (D A D G) - 'Martin Mendez - El. Bass #2'

 Intro
  Moderately Q=89
 4/4        2/4        4/4
  Gtr I
  W          e E Q      E S S S S E S S S S E S S
|----------|--------||----------------------------|
|----------|--------||o---------------------------|
|----------|--------||o-4-4-4-x-x-4-4-4-4-4-4-----|
|----------|-3------||------------------------0-0-|


  E S S S S E S S S S E S S
|---------------------------|
|---------------------------|
|---------------------------|
|-3-3-3-x-x-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|


  E S S S S E S S S S E S S   E S S S S E S S S S E S S
|---------------------------|---------------------------|
|---------------------------|---------------------------|
|-0-0-0-x-x-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|---------------------------|
|---------------------------|-1-1-1-x-x-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-|


  E S S S S E S S S S E S S
|---------------------------|
|---------------------------|
|-4-4-4-x-x-4-4-4-4-4-4-----|
|-----------------------0-0-|


                             1.,2.
  E S S S S E S S S S E S S   E S S S S E S S S S E S S
|---------------------------|---------------------------|
|---------------------------|---------------------------|
|---------------------------|-0-0-0-x-x-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
|-3-3-3-x-x-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|---------------------------|


  E S S S S E S S S S E S S
|----------------------------||
|---------------------------o||
|---------------------------o||
|-1-1-1-x-x-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1--||


 3.
  E S S S S E S S S S E S S   E S S S S E S S E E S S
|---------------------------|--------------------------||
|---------------------------|--------------------------||
|-0-0-0-x-x-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|--------------------------||
|---------------------------|-1-1-1-x-x-2-2-2-3-3-3-3--||


                                Instrumental Break #1
  E S S E   +S  S S E S S E.     Q.   S S +S  S  S S E. S
|----------------------------||---------------------------|
|----------------------------||o--------------------------|
|----------------------------||o----------------/5-3h5\---|
|-2-2p0-2b3r(2)-0-2s6-0-6h7\-||--0----x-0-(0)-0---------1-|


  S E    +S   E. S  S S S  S +S  S S S    6x
|-----------------------------------------||
|----------------------------------------o||
|---4b5==(4)r-4--------------------3s4---o||
|-0--------------0-/6-3-0-/3-(3)-0--------||


 Pre-Verse/Verse #1
  Wx2          H    Q.    S  S   E +S   S +E  E +S   S +E  E S S
|------------|-----------------|---------------------------------|
|------------|-----------------|---------------------------------|
|------------|-----------------|---------------------------------|
|------------|-----------10s12-|-8-(8)\-5-(5)-7-(7)\-3-(3)-5-3-2-|


                   ~~~~~~                              ~~~~~~
    E. S T T T T S S +S  S  S S S e S   E. S T T T T S S +S  S  S S S e S
||------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
||o-----------------------------------|------------------------------------|
||o------4h5p4p0----------------------|------4h5p4p0-----------------------|
||--0--0---------0-1-(1)-0-/6-6-6-0-0-|-0--0---------0-1-(1)-0-/6-6-6-0-0--|


                 ~~~~~~
  E. S T T T T S S +S  S  S S S S  S  S   E +S   S +E  E +S   S +E  E S S   4x
|---------------------------------------|-----------------------------------||
|---------------------------------------|----------------------------------o||
|------4h5p4p0--------------------------|----------------------------------o||
|-0--0---------0-1-(1)-0-/6-6-6-0-10s12-|-8-(8)\-5-(5)-7-(7)\-3-(3)-5-3-2---||


                           Interlude - Pt. I
  H.=H                  Slightly Slower Q=77
                        $
                                                     2/4    4/4
                                          >
  W          +W             +W           +W           W      Wx2     4x
|----------|------------||-------------|------------|------|---------||
|----------|------------||o------------|------------|------|--------o||
|----------|------------||o------------|------------|------|--------o||
|-0--------|-(0)--------||--(0)--------|-(0)--------|------|---------||


 Interlude - Pt. II
                    H=H
                D.S.
              2/4     4/4
  Wx4          W       W          H.      S S S S
|------------|------||----------|------------------||
|------------|------||----------|------------------||
|------------|------||----------|------------------||
|------------|------||----------|-----------0-3s5--||


 Pre-Verse/Verse #2
  Slightly Faster Q=82
  ~                      ~
  E E +H     +S  S S S   E E +H     +S  S S S
|----------------------|----------------------|
|----------------------|----------------------|
|----------------------|----------------------|
|-6-0-(0)----(0)-0-3s5-|-6-0-(0)----(0)-0-3s5-|


  ~
  E E +H     +S  S S S   E. S +E  E. S S S S S S S
|----------------------|---------------------------|
|----------------------|---------------------------|
|----------------0-3h5-|-2--------0----------------|
|-6-0-(0)----(0)-------|----3-(3)----0---0---0-3s5-|


    ~                         ~
    E E +E. S E E +S  S S S   E E +E. S E E +S  S S S
||--------------------------|-------------------------|
||o-------------------------|-------------------------|
||o-------------------------|-------------------------|
||--6-0-(0)-0---0-(0)-0-3s5-|-6-0-(0)-0---0-(0)-0-3s5-|


  ~
  E E +E. S E E +S  S S S   E. S +E  E. S S S S S S S
|-------------------------|------------------------------||
|-------------------------|-----------------------------o||
|-------------------0-3h5-|-2--------0------------------o||
|-6-0-(0)-0---0-(0)-------|----3-(3)----0---0-0-0-3s5----||


  ~                         ~
  E E +E. S E E +S  S S S   E E +E. S E E +S  S S S
|-------------------------|-------------------------|
|-------------------------|-------------------------|
|-------------------------|-------------------------|
|-6-0-(0)-0---0-(0)-0-3s5-|-6-0-(0)-0---0-(0)-0-3s5-|


  ~
  E E +E. S E E +S  S S S   E. S +E  E +S  S S S S S S S
|-------------------------|--------------------8-----------||
|-------------------------|------------------6---7p6s4-----||
|-------------------0-3h5-|-2--------0-(0)s5-----------3---||
|-6-0-(0)-0---0-(0)-------|----3-(3)-----------------------||


 Bridge #1
   E S S S S S S S S S +S  S S +E
|-----------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------|
|-/7-7-7-7-7-7-6---x-6-(6)-6-6-(6)\-|
|-----------------------------------|


                                                      ~~
   E S S S S S S S E S  S E S    E S S S S S S S E S  Q
|-----------------------------|--------------------------|
|-----------------------------|--------------------------|
|-/5-5-4-3--------------------|-/5-5-4-3-----------------|
|----------0-1-1-x-0-1-/4-1-1-|----------0-1-1-x-0-1-/4--|


   E. T T S S S S S S S +S  S S +E
|---------9--------------------------|
|-----7h9---9-7----------------------|
|-/7------------6---x-6-(6)-6-6-(6)\-|
|------------------------------------|


                                                      ~~
   E S S S S S S S E S  S E S    E S S S S S S S E S  Q
|-----------------------------|--------------------------|
|-----------------------------|--------------------------|
|-/5-5-4-3--------------------|-/5-5-4-3-----------------|
|----------0-1-1-x-0-1-/4-1-1-|----------0-1-1-x-0-1-/4--|


    Q..   S S S S +S  +Q      E S S S S S S S E S  S E S
||-------------------------|-----------------------------|
||o------------------------|-----------------------------|
||o------------------------|-/5-5-4-3--------------------|
||--2-----1---1-1-(1)-(1)--|----------0-1-1-x-0-1-/4-1-1-|


 1.                           2.
                        ~~
   E S S S S S S S E S  Q       E S S S S S S S E S  Q
|---------------------------||-----------------------------||
|--------------------------o||-----------------------------||
|-/5-5-4-3-----------------o||-/5-5-4-3--------------------||
|----------0-1-1-x-0-1-/4---||----------0-1-1-x-0-1-/4/----||


   Chorus #1
    Q=85
               ~~~~~~~         ~
      S  S  S  S  +S  S  S S S E S S e S
||---------------------------------------|
||o--------------------------------------|
||o--------------------------------4-4-2-|
||--/11-11-11-10-(10)-0-/6-6-6-7-0-------|


 1.,2.,3.                       4.
  S S S S S e S S S S S  Q    4x S S S S S e S S S S S S S S S
|-----------------------------||---------------------------------||
|----------------------------o||---------------------------------||
|----------------------------o||---------------------------------||
|---3-3-3---1-3---1-1-1-/4/---||---3-3-3---1-3---1-1-1---1-1-1---||


   Pre-Solo                                Guitar Solo
               ~~~~~~                                  ~~~~~~
    S e S S S  E +S  S S S S S  S S  4x     S e S S S  E +S  S S S S S  S S  4x
||-----------------------------------||-||-----------------------------------||
||o---------------------------------o||-||o---------------------------------o||
||o---------------------------------o||-||o---------------------------------o||
||--0-0-0-0-0-/7-(7)-7-5-5-6-6\-3p0--||-||--0-0-0-0-0-/7-(7)-7-5-5-6-6\-3p0--||


   Chorus #2
               ~~~~~~~         ~
      S  S  S  S  +S  S  S S S E S S e S
||---------------------------------------|
||o--------------------------------------|
||o--------------------------------4-4-2-|
||--/11-11-11-10-(10)-0-/6-6-6-7-0-------|


 1.,2.,3.                       4.
  S S S S S e S S S S S  Q    4x S S S S S e S S S S S S S S S
|-----------------------------||---------------------------------||
|----------------------------o||---------------------------------||
|----------------------------o||---------------------------------||
|---3-3-3---1-3---1-1-1-/4/---||---3-3-3---1-3---1-1-1---1-1-1---||


   Instrumental Break #2
    E S S S S S S S S S S S S S S   E S S S S S S S  S S S S S S S   4x
||--------------------------------|----------------------------------||
||o-------------------------------|---------------------------------o||
||o-------3h5p3h5-----------------|-------3h5p3h5---/8-8-8-8-8-8-8--o||
||--0-0-0---------0-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-0-0-0---------0------------------||


 Pre-Verse/Verse #3
  Gtr II
  E S S S S S S +S  S S S S S S S
|---------------------x-----------|
|---------------------------------|
|---5-0h3h5---------5---0h3h5p3h5-|
|-0---------0-0-(0)---------------|


  S S S S S S S S +S  S S S  T   T   T   T   T  T T T
|-----------------------------------------------0h5h7-|
|-----------------------------------(0)h(5)h(7)-------|
|---x-5-0h3h5---------0h3h5-(6)p(5)-------------------|
|-0-----------0-0-(0)---------------------------------|


  E. S +E  E S S S S S S S S   E. S +E  E. S +E  S S S S
|------------x---------------|---------------------x-----|
|--------------------3h5-----|---------------------------|
|-6--4-(4)-5-----3h5-----3h5-|-------------------3---3h5-|
|--------------x-------------|-3--0-(0)-3--5-(5)---------|


                                                              |-3-| |-3-|
  E 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
|---------------------x-----------|---------------------------0h5h7--------|
|---------------------------------|---------------------------------0h5-7--|
|---5-0h3h5---------5---0h3h5p3h5-|---x-5-0h3h5---------0h3h5--------------|
|-0---------0-0-(0)---------------|-0-----------0-0-(0)--------------------|


  E. S +E  E S S S S S S S S   E. S +E  E. S +E  S S S S
|------------x---------------|---------------------x-----|
|--------------------3h5-----|---------------------------|
|-6--4-(4)-5-----3h5-----3h5-|-------------------3---3h5-|
|--------------x-------------|-3--0-(0)-3--5-(5)---------|


  E 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
|---------------------x-----------|------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------|------------------------------------|
|---5-0h3h5---------5---0h3h5p3h5-|---x-5-0h3h5---------0h3h5-3-x-3-x--|
|-0---------0-0-(0)---------------|-0-----------0-0-(0)----------------|


  E. S +E  E S S S S S S S S   E. S +E  E. S +E  S S S S
|------------x---------------|---------------------x-----|
|--------------------3h5-----|---------------------------|
|-6--4-(4)-5-----3h5-----3h5-|-------------------3---3h5-|
|--------------x-------------|-3--0-(0)-3--5-(5)---------|


  E 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
|---------------------x-----------|------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------|---------------------------3h5------|
|---5-0h3h5---------5---0h3h5p3h5-|---x-5-0h3h5---------0h3h5-----3h5--|
|-0---------0-0-(0)---------------|-0-----------0-0-(0)----------------|


  E. S +E  E S S S S S S S S   E. S +E  E. S +E  S S S S
|------------x---------------|---------------------x-----|
|--------------------3h5-----|---------------------------|
|-6--4-(4)-5-----3h5-----3h5-|-------------------3---3h5-|
|--------------x-------------|-3--0-(0)-3--5-(5)---------|


  Gtr I
  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
|---------------------------------|---------------------------------|
|---------------------------------|---------------------------------|
|-----3h5-3h5-----3h5-3h5-----3h5-|-----3h5-3h5-----3h5-3h5-----3h5-|
|-0-0---------0-0---------3h5-----|-0-0---------0-0---------3h5-----|


  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
|---------------------------------|---------------------------------|
|---------------------------------|---------------------------------|
|-6-6-6-4-4-4-5-5-----------------|---------------------------------|
|-----------------0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-3-3-3-0-0-0-3-3-3-5-5-5-0-0-0-0-|


  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
|---------------------------------|---------------------------------|
|---------------------------------|---------------------3h5-3-------|
|-----3h5-3h5-----3h5-3h5-----3h5-|-----3h5-3h5-----3h5-------5-3h5-|
|-0-0---------0-0---------3h5-----|-0-0---------0-0-----------------|


  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
|---------------------------------|---------------------------------||
|---------------------------------|---------------------------------||
|-6-6-6-4-4-4-5-5-----------------|---------------------------------||
|-----------------0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-3-3-3-0-0-0-3-3-3-5-5-5-0-0-0-0-||


   Instrumental Break #3
    E S S S S S S S S S S S S S S   E S S S S S S S S S S S S S S   4x
||--------------------------------|---------------------------------||
||o-------------------------------|--------------------------------o||
||o-------3h5p3h5-----------------|-------3h5p3h5------------------o||
||--0-0-0---------0-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-0-0-0---------0-3-3-3-3-3-3-3---||


  Wx2           E. S +E   E. S +E  +Q     E. S +E  E. S +E  Q
|------------|--------------------------|----------------------||
|------------|--------------------------|----------------------||
|------------|--------------------------|----------------------||
|------------|-12--7-(7)-10--6-(6)-(6)--|-7--6-(6)-3--0-(0)-0--||


   Pre-Chorus/Chorus #3
     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 E
||----------------------------------------|-------------------------------|
||o---------------------------------------|-------------------------------|
||o---------------------------------------|-------------------------------|
||--12-12-12-7-7-7-10-10-10-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-|-7-7-7-6-6-6-3-3-3-6-6-6-6s7-6-|


   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 E E E  6x
|---------------------------------------|----------------------------||
|---------------------------------------|---------------------------o||
|---------------------------------------|---------------------------o||
|-12-12-12-7-7-7-10-10-10-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-|-7-7-7-6-6-6-3-3-3-0-0-0-0--||


   Outro - Pt. I
    E S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
||--------------------------------|
||o-------------------------------|
||o-----------0-5h6p5-0---5-------|
||--0-0-0-0h3-----------6---6-5p3-|


                                   Outro - Pt. II
                                    Slower Q.=50
                                   6/8
  E S S S S S S S S S S S S S S  4x  E Q  Q.     Wx19
|--------------------------------||------------|---------*|
|-------------------------------o||------------|---------*|
|-----------0-5h6p5-0---5-------o||------------|---------*|
|-0-0-0-0h3-----------6---6-5p3--||--0---------|---------*|



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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