Queen - Flash

Queen Flash (aka Flash's theme) Words and music by Brian May Transcribed by Philipp (PraxisNothaft@t-online.de) Some information first: John plays a Fender precision bass on this song. While looking at the video, you can see his bass - and how he's playing the song - very well (look at the staccato he's doing with the left hand) Here is the score of the song: Voice1:(freddie) Voice2:(brian) Backing vocals Film dialogues Guitar choir containing up to eight guitars Keyboard1(playing sound effects like siren or rockets) Keyboard2:sound effects(rockets and laser guns) Keyboard3:swell pad sound Keyboard4:playing extreme low piano pitches(these tones,that are too low for a regular piano) Piano BASS!!! timpani drums Here's the line,john plays very often:(RIFF 1) 4/4 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + ---------------- ---------------- 0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0- ---------------- . . . . . . . . (. means:staccato) THE key is Am,the tempo is:107 LET's GO start with Riff 1 six times... 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + ----------------| ----------------| ----------------| ----------------| 5-----4-5---2---|Riff 1 four times..5-----4---5---2-|Riff 1 seven1/2 times.... ----------------| ----------------| 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + (2/4)1 + 2 + ----------------| ----------------| --------| ----------------| ----------------| --------| 5-----4-5---2---|Riff 1 four times...5-----4---5---4-| 5---2---| ----------------| ----------------| --------| 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + ----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------| ----------------|----------------|3-3-3-3-2-2-2-2-|3-3-4-4-5-5-6-6-| 3-3-3-3-2-2-2-2-|5-5-5-5-4-4-4-4-|----------------|----------------| ----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------| . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Riff 1 eleven times.. 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 2/4 1 + 2 + ----------------| ----------------| --------| ----------------| ----------------| --------| 5-----4---5---2-|Riff 1 four times5-----4---5---4-| 5---2---| ----------------| ----------------| --------| TEMPO:72 1:46 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + ------------12--|------------12--|--14----------14|----------------| 10--------------|1010---9--------|----12----------|12------11------| --------14------|--------10------|------12--12----|----------------| ----------------|----------------|10------9-------|----------------| . . . 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + ----------------|----------------|--------14---------12--12--|---------------- ----------------|----------------|----------14---------12--12|---------------- 8-------7-------|----------------|0-----------10-------------|8--------------- ----------------|1---2---3---4---|---------------------------|---------------- Wait a while(fermate) Then play riff 1 till fade(back in tempo:107) THAT'S IT!!!
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