VGJam Tabs Castlevania: Symphony of the Night
Castlevania: Symphony of the Night
"Clock tower ("The Tragic Prince")" - Guitar tab
Platform(s):PlayStation
Tabbed by:Chen Liang
Last modified:1999-01-02
Print it:Original file (.TXT)
Hear it:MIDI file
Guitar tablature and lyrics of:
Castlevania: Symphony of the Night - "Tragic Prince" (1997)
Original Composition and Arrangement by Konami Music Team
Unofficial Tablature done on January 2nd, 1999 by
	Chen Liang (cliang78@yahoo.com | http://cliang.cjb.net)

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TAB NOTATION used in this piece:

\ 	=	slide down
/	=	slide up
b	=	bend half step
B	=	bend whole step
r	=	release half step
R	=	release whole step
h	=	hammer on
p	=	pull off
pm	=	palm mute
t	=	tremolo
%	=	repeat

"Ghost" notes are not indicated.  Listen to figure out those.

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INTRO (0:00) - Orchestra

LEAD-IN - Electric Guitar (heavy, crunchy distortion)
D|---------------------------------------|---------------------------|
A|------------3----------2----------2--3-|-------------%-------------|
E|---\3-3-3-3-1----3-3-3-0----3-3-3-0--1-|---------------------------|
      pm--->|      pm->|      pm->|

THEME 1 - Electric Guitar
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|----------------12-11----12B----13--10h12-13-10--------------------|
A|-/13-12p10------------12-------------------------11-9-10--\5-5/10--|
E|-----------10------------------------------------------------------|

e|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------13---13h15-16-13-------------|
G|---------------------------14---13h15------------------13-11-12----|
D|----------------12-11-/14------------------------------------------|
A|-13-12p10----------------------------------------------------------|
E|----------10-------------------------------------------------------|

VIOLINS (0:41)

THEME 1 VARIATION
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|----------------12-11----12B----13--10h12-13-10--------------------|
A|-/13-12p10------------12-------------------------11-9-10-----------|
E|-----------10------------------------------------------------------|

e|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------13---13h15-16-16B-15--------|
G|----------------------------14---13h15-----------------------------|
D|-----------------12-11-/14-----------------------------------------|
A|-/13-12p10---------------------------------------------------------|
E|-----------10------------------------------------------------------|

THEME 2
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|----0--5B--5--3--2--3p2------------0--5B--5--3--2--3p2-------------|
D|-3-----------------------3h5----3-----------------------3p0--------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------|

e|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------3---1---------------4BR-------------------------------------|
G|----0---------3--2--3p2------------------------5--7b--r------------|
D|-1------------------*----3---------------5--7----------------------|
A|-----------------------------------5--6----------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
	*use index and middle here and the bend won't be as difficult

e|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|----0--5B--5--3--2--3p2------------0--5B--5--3--2--3p2-------------|
D|-3-----------------------3h5----3-----------------------3p0--------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------|

e|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------3---1---------------4B-4------------------------------------|
G|----0---------3--2--3p2--------------------------------------------|
D|-1------------------*----3-----------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
	*same here

TRANSITION 1 - (I think this is another guitar)
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------12h13-10h12-8-8-8-----------------|
A|-----------------12-13-15-13--12-----------------------------------|
E|-10-11-13-11--10---------------------------------------------------|
   pm---------------------------------------------->|

e|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-11p10-------------------------------------------------------------|
G|------12p10--------------------------------------------------------|
D|-----------13p12p10-8-6--------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------|

ORCHESTRA (2:00) - (Xylophone?)

THEME 1 (2:16) - Violins

THEME 2 - Electric Guitar (first two bars only), Violins

TRANSITION 2
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-----------------12-13-15-13--12-----------------12-13-15-13-------|
E|-10-11-13-11--10-----------------11-12-14-12--11-------------------|
   pm---------------------------------------------->|

e|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-----------------------------12--10-12br---------------------------|
A|----------15--13-------9-9-9---------------------------------------|
E|-12-12-12-----------12---------------------------------------------|
   pm----------------------->|

GUITAR SOLO
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-15p14-17p15p14-------------------------------12-14----------------|
D|----------------17-12----------------------12----------------------|
A|----------------------15p13-12----12h13-15-------------------------|
E|-------------------------------15----------------------------------|

e|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------11----11------------------------------------|
D|---------------9h10--------12--------------------------------------|
A|-------9h10-12------12---------------------------------------------|
E|-10h12-------------------------------------------------------------|

e|----------------------------------------------------------------12-|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------13----|
G|-15p14-17p15p14-------------------------------12-------12----------|
D|----------------17-12----------------------12-------14----14-------|
A|----------------------15p13-12----12h13-15-------15----------------|
E|-------------------------------15----------------------------------|

e|-12----------------------------------------------------------------|
B|----13----------------13B--------------13B-------------------------|
G|-------12----15p14p12-------15--15--10-----15----------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------|

e|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------11----------------------|
G|-15p12----------------------------------12-------------------------|
D|-------14p11----------------------11h14----------------------------|
A|-------------13p10-------10h12h13----------------------------------|
E|-------------------12h13-------------------------------------------|

e|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------11--13-14B-15------------------------------------|
G|-11-12-13bt--13*---------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
	*still with the half bend

ENDING FLOURISH - Violins

REPEAT FROM TOP (3:48)

END (7:18)

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NOTES
*  This tablature was made by a beginner guitarist (me), so
	don't expect too much out of it.
*  Feedback is highly appreciated.
*  As with all tablature, view this in FIXED-WIDTH FONT/full screen.
*  Other tablatures similar to this are available at my website:
	http://cliang.cjb.net.  If you have written or know of any
	tablature that is not ordinarily found in the U.S or is
	unique/rare or just odd in itself, please send it to me at
	cliang78@yahoo.com.
*  Konami's corporate American website is http://www.konami.com

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REVISIONS
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Sep. 18th, 1999	- started tab.
Jan. 2nd, 2000	- minor editing, finished tab.

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LEGAL STUFF
1)  This tablature is only my interpretation and may or may not be an
	accurate translation of the original.
2)  This document is to be used for private academic/scholarly purposes
	only and may be distributed only on a non-profit basis.
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