Tabulature for "Gutter Ballet"
Off the album "Gutter Ballet"
Written by Savatage

Transcribed by Daryl J. Bugbee bugbeed@db.erau.edu

Tune low E to a D
                                                                    four times  
    piano.......................................................................
E-]---9-----------------7---------------12------------------10-----------------|
B-]------10------10---------9-------9--------13--------13--------12-------12---|
G-]o----------9-----------------9-----------------12------------------12------o|
D-]o--------------------------------------------------------------------------o|
A-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|


E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]o----4----3-----------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]o----4----3-----------------------------------------------------------------|
A-]-----2----3-----------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
  ]                                                                            |
  ]                                                                            |
E-]---------------9-----------------9-----------------9------------------------|
B-]--------------10----10----10----10----10----10----10----10----10------------|
G-]o--------------9--------9--------9--------9--------9--------9---------------|
D-]o---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|


E-]---------------9-----------------9-----------------9------------------------|
B-]--------------10----10----10----10----10----10----10----10----10------------|
G-]---------------9--------9--------9--------9--------9--------9---------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|


E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]-----5----------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]-----5-----5----------------------------------------------------------------|
A-]-----3-----5----------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]-----------5----------------------------------------------------------------|
  ]                                                                            |
  ]                                                                            |
E-]---------------7--------------------7--------------------7------------------|
B-]---------------9------9------9------9------9------9------9------9------9----|
G-]---------------9----------9---------9----------9---------9----------9-------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|


E-]---------------7--------------------7--------------------7------------------|
B-]---------------9------9------9------9------9------9------9------9------9----|
G-]---------------9----------9---------9----------9---------9----------9-------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|


E-]--------------7-------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]--------------9-------9-------9---------------------------------------------|
G-]--------------9-----------9------------------------------------------------o|
D-]---------------------------------------------------------------------------o|
A-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|

                                                                     four times
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]o--------------------------------------------------------------------------o|
D-]o---0----------------------------------------------------------------------o|
A-]----0-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]----0-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
  ]                                                                            |
  ]                                                                            |
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]o-------------------------------------------2------------------------------o|
D-]o---------------2---3---2---3---5---3--2-----------5--3--2--3~~~ ----------o|
A-]-------------5--------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|


E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]-------7---------------5--------------7------------5----------7-------------|
D-]-------7---------------5--------------7------------5----------7-------------|
A-]-------5---------------3--------------5------------3----------5-------------|
D-]-------0-----0---0----------0---0-----------0-------------------------------|


E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]------------------7-------10-------------------10 \ 12---------12-----------|
D-]------------------7-------10-------------------10 \ 12---------12-----------|
A-]------------------5--------8--------------------8 \ 10---------10-----------|
D-]-------0----0----------------------0----------------------------------------|

                                             
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]o------7---------------5--------------7------------5----------7-------------|
D-]o------7---------------5--------------7------------5----------7-------------|
A-]-------5---------------3--------------5------------3---------(5)~~~ --------|
D-]-------0-----0---0----------0---0-----------0-----------------Harmonic------|
                                 
                                                                    three times
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]------------------7-------10-------------------10 \ 12---------12----------o|
D-]------------------7-------10-------------------10 \ 12---------12----------o|
A-]------------------5--------8--------------------8 \ 10---------10-----------|
D-]-------0----0----------------------0----------------------------------------|


E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]--------12---------12-----12----12----------12------12------12--------------|
D-]--------12---------12-----12----12----------12------12------12--------------|
A-]--------10---------10-----10----10----------10------10------10--------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|

                          Another sleepless night......
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]-----------------------7--------------------7---------------7---------------|
D-]-----------------------7--------------------7---------------7---------------|
A-]---------0------3------5------0------3------5---------------5---------------|
D-]------------------------------------------------------------0---------------|

                          Sirens screaming.....                                
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]-----------------------7--------------------5----------------3--------------|
D-]-----------------------7--------------------5----------------3--------------|
A-]---------0------3------5------0------5------3------0----5----1--------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|

                          Neon cuts the eye.....
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]-----------------------7--------------------7---------------7---------------|
D-]-----------------------7--------------------7---------------7---------------|
A-]---------0------3------5------0------3------5---------------5---------------|
D-]------------------------------------------------------------0---------------|

                          At the world beneath his feet...
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]-----------------------7--------------------5----------------3----3---3-----|
D-]-----------------------7--------------------5----------------3----3---3-----|
A-]---------0------3------5------0------5------3------0----5----1----1---1-----|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|


E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]----------3------2------2------------2-------2--------2---------------------|
D-]----------3------2------2------------2-------2--------2---------------------|
A-]----------1------0------0------------0-------0--------0---------------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
                                                              Gutter Ballet
                                                                    three times
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]o------7---------------5--------------7------------5-------3-------2-------o|
D-]o------7---------------5--------------7------------5-------3-------2-------o|
A-]-------5---------------3--------------5------------3-------1-------0--------|
D-]-------0-----0---0----------0---0-----------0-------------------------------|

                                       Darkness of the night to a distant......
E-]----------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
G-]----7-------------------10---12---|-----------------------------------------|
D-]----7-------------------10---12---|-----------------------------------------|
A-]----5----5---5---5---5---8---10---|----------------------------X~  ---------|
D-]----------------------------------|----------------------------X~  ---------|

                                                                    three times
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]o-------------------------------------------2------------------------------o|
D-]o---------------2---3---2---3---5---3--2-----------5--3--2--3~~~ ----------o|
A-]-------------5--------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|


E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]---------3----2---------2--------3----2---------2--------2------2-----------|
A-]-------------------5------------------------5-------------------------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|


                                                                    three times
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]o-------------------------------------------2------------------------------o|
D-]o---------------2---3---2---3---5---3--2-----------5--3--2--3~~~ ----------o|
A-]-------------5--------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|


E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]---------3----2---------2--------3----2---------2--------2------2-----------|
A-]-------------------5------------------------5-------------------------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|


                          Balnce on their knives....
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]---------7----------------------------------7---------------7---------------|
D-]---------7----------------------------------7---------------7---------------|
A-]---------5--------------------0------3------5---------------5---------------|
D-]------------------------------------------------------------0---------------|

                          Such a strange reality
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]-----------------------7--------------------5----------------3--------------|
D-]-----------------------7--------------------5----------------3--------------|
A-]---------0------3------5------0------5------3------0----5----1--------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|

                          Kill the Unicorn
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]-----------------------7--------------------7---------------7---------------|
D-]-----------------------7--------------------7---------------7---------------|
A-]---------0------3------5------0------3------5---------------5---------------|
D-]------------------------------------------------------------0---------------|

                          So hes just a fantasy
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]-----------------------7--------------------5----------------3----3---3-----|
D-]-----------------------7--------------------5----------------3----3---3-----|
A-]---------0------3------5------0------5------3------0----5----1----1---1-----|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|

                      
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]----------3------2------2------------2-------2--------2---------------------|
D-]----------3------2------2------------2-------2--------2---------------------|
A-]----------1------0------0------------0-------0--------0---------------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
                                                              Gutter Ballet
     
                                                                    three times
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]o------7---------------5--------------7------------5-------3-------2-------o|
D-]o------7---------------5--------------7------------5-------3-------2-------o|
A-]-------5---------------3--------------5------------3-------1-------0--------|
D-]-------0-----0---0----------0---0-----------0-------------------------------|

                                      Dark and lonely night to a distant......
E-]----------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
G-]----7-------------------10---12---|-----------------------------------------|
D-]----7-------------------10---12---|-----------------------------------------|
A-]----5----5---5---5---5---8---10---|----------------------------X~  ---------|
D-]----------------------------------|----------------------------X~  ---------|

                                                                    three times
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]o-------------------------------------------2------------------------------o|
D-]o---------------2---3---2---3---5---3--2-----------5--3--2--3~~~ ----------o|
A-]-------------5--------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|


E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]---------3----2---------2--------3----2---------2--------2------2-----------|
A-]-------------------5------------------------5-------------------------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|


                                                                    three times
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]o-------------------------------------------2------------------------------o|
D-]o---------------2---3---2---3---5---3--2-----------5--3--2--3~~~ ----------o|
A-]-------------5--------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|


E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]o--------------------------------------------------------------------------o|
D-]o--------3----2---------2--------3----2---------2--------2------2----------o|
A-]-------------------5------------------------5-------------------------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|


    solo--->
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]o------7---------------5--------------7------------5----------7-------------|
D-]o------7---------------5--------------7------------5----------7-------------|
A-]-------5---------------3--------------5------------3----------5-------------|
D-]-------0-----0---0----------0---0-----------0-------------------------------|

                                                                     four times
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]------------------7-------10-------------------10 \ 12---------12----------o|
D-]------------------7-------10-------------------10 \ 12---------12----------o|
A-]------------------5--------8--------------------8 \ 10---------10-----------|
D-]-------0----0----------------------0----------------------------------------|


E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]o-------------------------------------------------8------------7-----------o|
D-]o---------------8----------------7----------------8------------7-----------o|
A-]----------------8----------------7----------------6------------5------------|
D-]----------------8----------------7------------------------------------------|


E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]o------7---------------5--------------7------------5----------7-------------|
D-]o------7---------------5--------------7------------5----------7-------------|
A-]-------5---------------3--------------5------------3----------5-------------|
D-]-------0-----0---0----------0---0-----------0-------------------------------|


E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]------------------7-------10-------------------10 \ 12---------12----------o|
D-]------------------7-------10-------------------10 \ 12---------12----------o|
A-]------------------5--------8--------------------8 \ 10---------10-----------|
D-]-------0----0----------------------0----------------------------------------|

                                                                  <--------solo
E-]-------------------------------------------------------------------|--------|
B-]-------------------------------------------------------------------|--------|
G-]o----------------------------------------8------------7-----------o|---7----|
D-]o------8----------------7----------------8------------7-----------o|---7----|
A-]-------8----------------7----------------6------------5------------|---5----|
D-]-------8----------------7------------------------------------------|--------|

                          Jester takes his bows.....
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]-----------------------7--------------------7---------------7---------------|
D-]-----------------------7--------------------7---------------7---------------|
A-]---------0------3------5------0------3------5---------------5---------------|
D-]------------------------------------------------------------0---------------|

                          As the actors fade away......
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]-----------------------7--------------------5----------------3--------------|
D-]-----------------------7--------------------5----------------3--------------|
A-]---------0------3------5------0------5------3------0----5----1--------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|

                          Another death to mourn.....
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]-----------------------7--------------------7---------------7---------------|
D-]-----------------------7--------------------7---------------7---------------|
A-]---------0------3------5------0------3------5---------------5---------------|
D-]------------------------------------------------------------0---------------|

                          Another chapter in the play....
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]-----------------------7--------------------5----------------3----3---3-----|
D-]-----------------------7--------------------5----------------3----3---3-----|
A-]---------0------3------5------0------5------3------0----5----1----1---1-----|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|


E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]----------3------2------2------------2-------2--------2---------------------|
D-]----------3------2------2------------2-------2--------2---------------------|
A-]----------1------0------0------------0-------0--------0---------------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
                                                               Gutter Ballet
                                                                    three times
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]o------7---------------5--------------7------------5-------3-------2-------o|
D-]o------7---------------5--------------7------------5-------3-------2-------o|
A-]-------5---------------3--------------5------------3-------1-------0--------|
D-]-------0-----0---0----------0---0-----------0-------------------------------|

                                      Darkness of the night to a distant.....
E-]----------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
G-]----7-------------------10---12---|-----------------------------------------|
D-]----7-------------------10---12---|-----------------------------------------|
A-]----5----5---5---5---5---8---10---|----------------------------X~  ---------|
D-]----------------------------------|----------------------------X~  ---------|


E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]o---7-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]o---7-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
A-]----5-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]----0-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
  ]                                                                            |
  ]                                                                            |
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]--------------------------------------------2-------------------------------|
D-]----------------2---3---2---3---5---3--2-----------5--3--2--3~~~ -----------|
A-]-------------5--------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|


E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]----5-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]----5-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
A-]----3-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
  ]                                                                            |
  ]                                                                            |
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]--------------------------------------------2-------------------------------|
D-]----------------2---3---2---3---5---3--2-----------5--3--2--3~~~ -----------|
A-]-------------5--------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|


E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]-----3----------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]-----3----------------------------------------------------------------------|
A-]-----1----------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
  ]                                                                            |
  ]                                                                            |
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]--------------------------------------------2-------------------------------|
D-]----------------2---3---2---3---5---3--2-----------5--3--2--3~~~ -----------|
A-]-------------5--------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|

                                 Gutter Ballet                      three times
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]---------------------------------------------------------------------------o|
D-]-----------7---------------5----------------4--------------2---------------o|
A-]-----------7---------------5----------------4--------------2----------------|
D-]-----------7---------------5----------------4--------------2----------------|


E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]o---7-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]o---7-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
A-]----5-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]----0-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
  ]                                                                            |
  ]                                                                            |
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]--------------------------------------------2-------------------------------|
D-]----------------2---3---2---3---5---3--2-----------5--3--2--3~~~ -----------|
A-]-------------5--------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|


E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]----5-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]----5-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
A-]----3-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
  ]                                                                            |
  ]                                                                            |
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]--------------------------------------------2-------------------------------|
D-]----------------2---3---2---3---5---3--2-----------5--3--2--3~~~ -----------|
A-]-------------5--------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|


E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]-----3----------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]-----3----------------------------------------------------------------------|
A-]-----1----------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
  ]                                                                            |
  ]                                                                            |
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]--------------------------------------------2-------------------------------|
D-]----------------2---3---2---3---5---3--2-----------5--3--2--3~~~ -----------|
A-]-------------5--------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|

                                                                    three times
E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]o--------------------------------------------------------------------------o|
D-]o--------3----2---------2--------3----2---------2--------2------2----------o|
A-]-------------------5------------------------5-------------------------------|
D-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|


E-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-]----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-]o---7-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]o---7-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
A-]----5-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-]----0-----------------------------------------------------------------------|