Tabulature for "Paragons of Innocence" (Significant Riffs)
Off the album "The Wake of Magellan"
Written by Savatage

Transcribed by Greg Sarica Sava333@aol.com


Drop D tuning

Riff A X3 Then... Repeat as necessary

E|----------------------------------|---------------------|

B|----------------------------------|---------------------|

G|----------------------------------|-5-------5------5----|

D|-0--0--3---0--5--5--3--5--3--5--7-|-5---3---5---3--5--3-|

A|-0--0--3---0--5--5--3--5--3--5--7-|-3---3---3---3--3--3-|

D|-0--0--3---0--5--5--3--5--3--5--7-|-----3-------3-----3-|

Riff B X2

E|-----------------------------------|

B|-----------------------------------|

G|-3--3--3--3-3-3-3--5--5--5--5-5-5-5|

D|-3--3--3--3-3-3-3--5--5--5--5-5-5-5|

A|-1--1--1--1-1-1-1--3--3--3--3-3-3-3|

D|-----------------------------------|

Chorus: Slight Harmonics First time: Second Time:

E|--------------------------------------------|-----------|---------------|

B|--------------------------------------------|-----------|---------------|

G|--------------------------------------------|-3--3--3-3-|-3---3---3---3-|

D|-5-6-5-6-5------5-6-5-6-5-----5-6-5-6-5-----|-3--3--3-3-|-3---3---3---3-|

A|-----------8-5------------8-5-----------8-5-|-1--1--1-1-|-1---1---1---1-|

D|--------------------------------------------|-----------|---------------|

Repeat all as necessary then go to C.

Riff C:

E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

D|-5--2-2--5--2-2-5-2-5--2-2--5--2-2-5-2-5--2-2-5--2-2-5-2-5--2-2--5--2-2-5-2|

A|-5--2-2--5--2-2-5-2-5--2-2--5--2-2-5-2-5--2-2-5--2-2-5-2-5--2-2--5--2-2-5-2|

D|-5--2-2--5--2-2-5-2-5--2-2--5--2-2-5-2-5--2-2-5--2-2-5-2-5--2-2--5--2-2-5-2|

Then go back to Riff B and then the chorus, then A, then that's it without

leads. There will be more of my significant riffs coming soon, this is my first.