Metallica

Carol Of The Bells

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Carol Of The Bells

	  		(intro piano) (0:00) 

E |----------|----------------------------------------------------------------| 
B |-----8--7-|-Repeats while cello------12-12-10-------------------(10)-(12)--| 
G |---9------|---plays--------------9-9----------12-11-9---9-(11)-(12)--------| 
D |-9--------|------------------------------------------12--------------------| 
A |----------|----------------------------------------------------------------| 
E |----------|----------------------------------------------------------------| 
(*)=only play first time              repeat 9987 til cello ends and end on 99 
 Then the guitar pedals an E power chord (0:34) 
E |-----|---------------------------------------------------------------------| 
B |-----|At the same time----------12-12---10---------------------------------| 
G |--9--|--bells play---------9-9-------------12-11-9-------------------------| 
D |--9--|--(0:42)-------------------------------------------------------------| 
A |--7--|---2 times-----------------------------------------------------------| 
E |-----|---------------------------------------------------------------------| 

(guitar) (0:57) 
E |---------|---------|---------------|---------------------------------------| 
B |-8-7h8---|---------|---12-10h12----|---------------------------------------| 
G |-------9-|-4 times-|------------12-|-4 times-------------------------------| 
D |---------|---------|---------------|---------------------------------------| 
A |---------|---------|---------------|---------------------------------------| 
E |---------|---------|---------------|---------------------------------------| 

E |--12--12-12-10-------------------------------------------------------------| 
B |---------------13-13--12-12-10----10--10-10-12-10-10-----------------------| 
G |-------------------------------12--------------------9-9-9-----------------| 
D |---------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
A |---------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
E |---------------------------------------------------------------------------| 

E |---------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
B |-----------------10-12-10--------------------------------------------------| 
G |---------9-11-12----------12-----------------------------------------------| 
D |-9-11-12------------------------2 times------------------------------------| 
A |---------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
E |---------------------------------------------------------------------------| 

E |-----------------------------------------------------------------12~~------| 
B |---------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
G |---------9-11-12---------9-11-12---------9-11-12---------9-11-12-----------| 
D |-9-11-12---------9-11-12---------9-11-12---------9-11-12-------------------| 
A |---------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
E |---------------------------------------------------------------------------| 

(piano once then guitar once) (1:19) 
E |---12-12-10----------------------------------------------------------------| 
B |------------13-13-12-10-12-10----------------------------------------------| 
G |------------------------------12-12-11-9-9---------------------------------| 
D |---------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
A |---------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
E |---------------------------------------------------------------------------| 

(piano plays)               While Bells plays (repeatedly without break) 
E |----------|------------|---------------------------------------------------| 
B |--8-7-8---|------------|------12-12--10------------------------------------| 
G |--------9-|-8 measures-|-9-9------------12-11-9----------------------------| 
D |----------|------------|------------------------12-------------------------| 
A |----------|------------|---------------------------------------------------| 
E |----------|------------|---------------------------------------------------| 
Drum break and guitar powers E chord 
Bells play once then guitar plays      While orchestra plays 
E |-12~~----10~~~-------------------|-----------------------------------------| 
B |----------------13~~~/12~~~~-----|--8-7-8----------------------------------| 
G |---------------------------------|--------9--------------------------------| 
D |---------------------------------|-----------------------------------------| 
A |---------------------------------|-----------------------------------------| 
E |---------------------------------|-----------------------------------------| 

E |-12--12-12-10--------------------------------------------------------------| 
B |-------------13-12--12-12-10----10--10-10-12-10-10-------------------------| 
G |-----------------------------12--------------------9-9-9-------------------| 
D |---------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
A |---------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
E |---------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
Piano plays once then piano and guitar plays 
E |---------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
B |-----------------10-12-10--------------------------------------------------| 
G |---------9-11-12----------12-----------------------------------------------| 
D |-9-11-12-------------------------------------------------------------------| 
A |---------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
E |---------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
Orchestra plays then guitar plays once then plays next part while orchestra 
continues playing           ()=optional alternative to note 
E |-15-14-15-(12)--|--15\12~~--14~~--15~~--17~~-------------------------------| 
B |-----------17---|----------------------------------------------------------| 
G |----------------|----------------------------------------------------------| 
D |----------------|----------------------------------------------------------| 
A |----------------|----------------------------------------------------------| 
E |----------------|----------------------------------------------------------| 
Piano 
E |-12--12-12-10--------------------------------------------------------------| 
B |--------------13-12--12-12-10----10--10-10-12-10-10------------------------| 
G |------------------------------12--------------------9-9-9------------------| 
D |---------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
A |---------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
E |---------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
Guitar 
E |---------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
B |-----------------10-12-10--------------------------------------------------| 
G |---------9-11-12----------12-----------------------------------------------| 
D |-9-11-12------------------------2 times------------------------------------| 
A |---------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
E |---------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
Guitar continues 
E |---------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
B |---------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
G |---------9-11-12---------9-11-12---------9-11-12---------9-11-12-----------| 
D |-9-11-12---------9-11-12---------9-11-12---------9-11-12-------------------| 
A |---------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
E |---------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
Guitar continues				While orchestra plays 
E |-12~~-12~~-12~~-12~~-12~~-12~~-12~~-12~~--|-15-14-15-----------------------| 
B |------------------------------------------|----------17--------------------| 
G |------------------------------------------|--------------------------------| 
D |------------------------------------------|--------------------------------| 
A |------------------------------------------|--------------------------------| 
E |------------------------------------------|--------------------------------| 
Then some crazy picking           Then ends with 
 you can power the E chord         (u can go back to 12 if you don't have 24) 
E |-------------------------|----12~~-------14~~-----15~~-----17~~-----24~~~--| 
B |-------------------------|-------------------------------------------------| 
G |-9-----------------------|-------------------------------------------------| 
D |-9-----------------------|-------------------------------------------------| 
A |-7-----------------------|-------------------------------------------------| 
E |-------------------------|-------------------------------------------------| 
then it fades with the E power chord 
		  

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