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Old 02-03-2005, 04:14 PM
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Can't offer anything on its origins, but I think this is one voice of it (in the key of G):


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/ / / / / / / / O
G G G G F F D D F


Apologies for the crappy notation -- it looked better with spaces inserted, but the spaces didn't show up in the post.

IIRC, it's also used in some song by Rush (Passage to Bangkok?)