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iamdms
Can someone show me where to find a glossary that defines the tablature notes?
Col Roberts
Try here.
Ramiro Delforte
Do you mean C = 5th fret 5th string?
That's something you've got to learn. How to know the fretboard without looking at it. But if you want you can always write the note in the Guitar Pro and you have the traditional notation above.
Let me know if that's what you've asked for.
About learning the fretboard I'm doing a 101 lesson, perhaps that would clarify the topic.
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Jerry Arcidiacono
You can also check this legend we have on main tab of each lesson:

Tablature Legend
----------------
L - tied note
x - dead note
g - grace note
(n) - ghost note
> - accentuded note
NH - natural harmonic
AH - artificial harmonic
TH - tapped harmonic
SH - semi harmonic
PH - pitch harmonic
h - hammer on
p - pull off
b - bend
br - bendRelease
pb - preBend
pbr - preBendRelease
brb - bendReleaseBend
\ / - tremolo bar dip
\ - tremolo bar dive
-/n - tremolo bar Release up
/n\ - tremolo bar inverted dip
/n - tremolo bar return
-\ - tremolo bar Release down
S - shift slide
s - legato slide
/ - slide into from below or out of upwards
\ - slide into from above or out of downwards
~ - vibrato
W - wide vibrato
tr - trill
TP - tremolo picking
T - tapping
S - slap
P - pop
< - fade in
^ - brush up
v - brush down


QUOTE (Ramiro Delforte @ Jan 7 2009, 05:58 AM) *
Do you mean C = 5th fret 5th string?


I think it's a D at 5th fret on 5th string smile.gif
iamdms
QUOTE (Jerry Arcidiacono @ Jan 7 2009, 09:48 AM) *
You can also check this legend we have on main tab of each lesson:

Tablature Legend
----------------
L - tied note
x - dead note
g - grace note
(n) - ghost note
> - accentuded note
NH - natural harmonic
AH - artificial harmonic
TH - tapped harmonic
SH - semi harmonic
PH - pitch harmonic
h - hammer on
p - pull off
b - bend
br - bendRelease
pb - preBend
pbr - preBendRelease
brb - bendReleaseBend
\ / - tremolo bar dip
\ - tremolo bar dive
-/n - tremolo bar Release up
/n\ - tremolo bar inverted dip
/n - tremolo bar return
-\ - tremolo bar Release down
S - shift slide
s - legato slide
/ - slide into from below or out of upwards
\ - slide into from above or out of downwards
~ - vibrato
W - wide vibrato
tr - trill
TP - tremolo picking
T - tapping
S - slap
P - pop
< - fade in
^ - brush up
v - brush down




I think it's a D at 5th fret on 5th string smile.gif



Thank you- that's exactly what I was looking for. I hadn't gone to the tab main page, I was only looking at the individual tabs as they were broken down.
Doug






QUOTE (Jerry Arcidiacono @ Jan 7 2009, 09:48 AM) *
You can also check this legend we have on main tab of each lesson:

Tablature Legend
----------------
L - tied note
x - dead note
g - grace note
(n) - ghost note
> - accentuded note
NH - natural harmonic
AH - artificial harmonic
TH - tapped harmonic
SH - semi harmonic
PH - pitch harmonic
h - hammer on
p - pull off
b - bend
br - bendRelease
pb - preBend
pbr - preBendRelease
brb - bendReleaseBend
\ / - tremolo bar dip
\ - tremolo bar dive
-/n - tremolo bar Release up
/n\ - tremolo bar inverted dip
/n - tremolo bar return
-\ - tremolo bar Release down
S - shift slide
s - legato slide
/ - slide into from below or out of upwards
\ - slide into from above or out of downwards
~ - vibrato
W - wide vibrato
tr - trill
TP - tremolo picking
T - tapping
S - slap
P - pop
< - fade in
^ - brush up
v - brush down




I think it's a D at 5th fret on 5th string smile.gif

Jerry Arcidiacono
Ok Doug, there are some other symbols for note values.
Guitar Pro uses this:

Duration Legend
---------------
W - whole
H - half
Q - quarter
E - 8th
S - 16th
T - 32nd
X - 64th

I don't use those symbols in my tabs anyway. Tabs are good for a quick reference about fingerings. The traditional staff gives you more info about note duration. So, it's important to learn both systems.
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