Sweet Lady bass guide

Words and music by Brian May

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Intro:
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|-------------------------------------2-----------|
|-----------------------------------------------2/|
|---------------------------------------3b--0-----|

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|-------------------------------------------------|
|/7-----------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------0-4-5---6---7-|

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|-------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------7\--------------|
|-------7---x-5-5-5-5---5-----7-------------7-----|
|-0-4-7-------------------5-----------0-4-7-----5-|

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|-------------------------------------------------|
|---------------4-7-4---4---------7\--------------|
|-7-7-7-7--(5)5---------------7-------------7-----|
|-------------------------5-----------0-4-7-------|


Verse:
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|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------7-----------------------------|
|-7-7-7-7-------4-7-------------------------7-----|
|-------------5-----------7---5-------0-4-7-------|

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|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------7-----------------------------|
|-------7-------4-7-------------------------7-----|
|-0-4-7-------5-----------7---5-------0-4-7-------|

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|-------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------|
|---!---------------------------7-----|
|-5/6-5-5-----7---5-------0-4-7-------|

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|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------|
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|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-9-9-9-9-9-9-5-5-5-5-5-5-|

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|-------------------7-----------------------------|
|---------------4-7---------------7---------------|
|-7-7-7-7---7-5---------------4-7-----------7-----|
|-------------------------5-5-------5-0-4-7-----5-|


re-intro
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|-------------------------------------------------|
|---------------4-7-4-------------7-----------5---|
|-7---7-7-----5---------------7-------4-5-6-7---7-|
|-------------------------5---------5-------------|


Chorus
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|-------------------------------------------------|
|---------5---75-7-5--5-----------5---75-7-5--5---|
|-75-7-5------------7---7-75-7-5------------7---7-|
|-------7---7-------------------7---7-------------|

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|-------------------------------------------------|
|---------5---75-7-5--5---------------------------|
|-75-7-5------------7---7-33-3-33-3-3-------------|
|-------7---7-------------------------55-5-55-5---|

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|-------------------------|
|-------------------------|
|-77-7-77-7-7-7\----------|
|-------------------------|


Verse
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|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------|
|-7v--------7-------------------------------7-----|
|-------------5-----5---0-7---5-------0-4-7-------|

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|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------7-----------------------------|
|-------7-------4-7-------------------------7-----|
|-0-4-7-------5-----------7---5-------0-4-7-------|

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|-------------------------------------|
|-------7-----------------------------|
|---4-7-------------------------7-----|
|-5-----------7---5-------0-4-7-------|

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|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------|
|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-9-9-9-9-9-9-5-5-5-5-5-5-|

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|-------------------7-----------------------------|
|---------------4-7---------------7-----------75--|
|-7-7-7-7-----5---------------7\------4-5-6-7---7-|
|-------------------------5-5-------5-------------|



Chorus
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|-------------------------------------------------|
|---------5---75-7-5--5-----------5---7--7-5--5---|
|-75-7-5----7-------7---x-75-7-5----7-------7---7-|
|-------7-----------------------7-----------------|

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|-------------------------------------------------|
|---------5---7--7-5--5---------------------------|
|-75-7-5----7-------7---7-3--3-33-3-3---------4-5-|
|-------7-----------------------------55-5-55-----|

  *__3___  .   *   .   .  
|--------------------------|
|--------------------------|
|-7--7--7--7---------------|
|--------------------------|


re-intro
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|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------|
|-7\----------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------|

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|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------7---7-|
|-------------------------------------0-4-7-------|


Bridge:
 4/4
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|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------5-5-5-----------7---7---7---7---7-7---7---7---7-|
|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-------5---5---5---------------------------------|
                                                 3/4
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|-------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------7-------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------|
|-7---------7-7-7-9-------10------5---------------------------|


re-intro
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|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------|
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|-------------------------------------|
|-------7-x---------------------------|
|---4-7-----x-------------------7---7-|
|-5-----------7---5----\--0-4-7-------|


Chorus
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|-------------------------------------------------|
|---------5---75-7-5--5-----------5---75-7-5--5---|
|-7--7-5------------7---7-75-7-5------------7---7-|
|-------7---7-------------------7---7-------------|

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|-------------------------------------------------|
|---------5---75-7-5--5---------------------------|
|-75-7-5----7-------7---7-33-3-33-3-3---------4-5-|
|-------7-----------------------------55-5-55-----|

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|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------|
|-75-7-5--5-7-75-7-5--5-7-77-7-77-7-7----4-5-7----|
|-------7-----------7-----------------55-------5--|

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|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------|
|-7--7-5--5-7---------4-5-7--7-5--5-7-------------|
|-------7-----5-5-5-5-----------7-----5-5-5-5-5-5-|

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|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|
|-8-8-8-8-8-8-5-5-5-5-5-5-------------------------|


Solo:
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|-------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------4-------------------4-5-4-|
|-7-5-4---------4-5-6-7---7-5-4---------4-7-------|
|-------7-5-4-5-----------------7-5-4-5-----------|

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|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------4-5-4---2-3-4-5-6-7-5-4-------|
|-7-5-4---------4-7-------3-----------------7-5-4-|
|-------7-5-4-5-----------------------------------|

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|-------------------6-9-6-------------------------|
|---------------6-9-------------------------4-5-4-|
|-7-5-4---4-5-7-----------7-5-4---------4-7-------|
|-------7-----------------------7-5-4-5-----------|

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|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------4-5-4-------------------4-5-4-|
|-7-5-4---------4-7-------7-5-4---------4-7-------|
|-------7-4-5-5-----------------7-5-4-5-----------|

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|-------6-9-6-------------------6-9-7-------------|
|---6-9-------------4-7-4---6-9-------7-5-4---4-5-|
|-7-------------4-7-------7-----------------7-----|
|-------------5-----------------------------------|

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|-------6-7-6-------------------------------------|
|---6-9-------7-5-4-------------------------4-7-5-|
|-7-----------------7-5-4-7-5-4---------4-7-------|
|-------------------------------7-5-4-5-----------|

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|-------6-9-6---6-9-6---6-9-6---------------------|
|---6-9-------7-------7---------------------------|
|-7---------------------------7-7-7-7-7-7---------|
|-----------------------------------------5-5-5-5-|

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|-------------------------------6-9-6-------------|
|-------------------4-7-4---6-9-------7-7-7-7-7-7-|
|-7-7-7-7-7-7---4-7-------7-----------------------|
|-------------5-----------------------------------|

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|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------7-7-7-7-7-7-----6-9-6---7-7-7-7-7-7-|
|-7-7-7-7-7-7-------------7-7-------7-------------|
|-------------------------------------------------|

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|------------------------------------------------...
|-----6-9-6---7-7-7-7-7-7-----6-9-6---7-7-7-7-7-7...
|-7-7-------7-------------7-7-------7------------...
|------------------------------------------------...
PD. november 2003
Last update: 2007-03-21