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Old 02-03-2005, 05:25 PM
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Quote:
Originally Posted by F. U. Shakespeare
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?)
Would it start with five Gs? When I count it off on my fingers, I get nine notes.