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Penetration
PENETRATION

As recorded by The Ventures
(From the 1964 Album THE VENTURES IN SPACE)

Music by Steven Leonard

Transcribed by Slowhand


Gtr I (E A D G B E) - 'Electric Guitar 1'
Gtr II (E A D G B E) - 'Electric Guitar 2'
Gtr III (E A D G B E) - 'Electric Guitar 3'
Gtr IV (E A D G B E) - 'Electric Guitar 4'


  Q=178
  N.C.
 4/4
  Gtr I
  W          W                 W
|----------|-----------------|-----------------|
|----------|-----------------|-----------------|
|----------|-----------------|-----------------|
|----------|-----------------|-----------------|
|----------|-----------------|-----------------|
|----------|-----------------|-----------------|
|
| Gtr III
|            PM---------------------------------
| W          E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E
|----------|-----------------|-----------------|
|----------|-----------------|-----------------|
|----------|-----------------|-----------------|
|----------|---0---0---0---0-|---0---0---0---0-|
|----------|-----------------|-----------------|
|----------|-3---1---3---1---|-3---1---3---1---|


    N.C.
     Q   Q    Q    Q     Q    E E +E   E E  E
||--10---8-------------|-----------------------|
||o----------11---10---|-8------8-(8)-10-8-----|
||---------------------|-----10------------10--|
||---------------------|-----------------------|
||o--------------------|-----------------------|
||---------------------|-----------------------|
|
|------------------------------------------|
|    E E E E  E E  E E   E E  E E  E   E E  E
||---------------------|-----------------------|
||o--------------------|-----------------------|
||---------------------|-----------------------|
||-----0---0----0----0-|---0----0------0----0--|
||o--------------------|-----------------------|
||---3---1----3----1---|-3----1----3-----1-----|


  \0.5_____/
                 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
  Q       +Q    +H          +W
|-------------------------|--------------------||
|-8-------(8)---(8)-------|-(8)---------------o||
|-------------------------|--------------------||
|-------------------------|--------------------||
|-------------------------|-------------------o||
|-------------------------|--------------------||
|
| PM---------------------------------------------
| E     E  E  E  E  E E E    E  E E E E E E E
|-------------------------|--------------------||
|-------------------------|-------------------o||
|-------------------------|--------------------||
|-------0-----0-----0---0-|-----0---0---0---0--||
|-------------------------|-------------------o||
|-3--------1-----3----1---|--3----1---3---1----||


   Q    Q    Q    Q      Q    E  E  +E   E  E  E
|-15---13-------------|---------------------------|
|-----------16---15---|-13------13-(13)-15-13-----|
|---------------------|------15---------------15--|
|---------------------|---------------------------|
|---------------------|---------------------------|
|---------------------|---------------------------|
|
|---------------------------------------------|
|  E E  E E  E E  E E    E E  E  E   E   E  E  E
|---------------------|---------------------------|
|---------------------|---------------------------|
|----0----0----0----0-|----0-----0-------0-----0--|
|---------------------|---------------------------|
|--3----1----3----1---|--3----1------3------1-----|
|---------------------|---------------------------|


   \0.5______/
                    ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
   Q        +Q     +H           +W
|----------------------------|--------------------|
|-13-------(13)---(13)-------|-(13)---------------|
|----------------------------|--------------------|
|----------------------------|--------------------|
|----------------------------|--------------------|
|----------------------------|--------------------|
|
|  PM----------------------------------------------
|  E     E   E  E   E  E E E     E  E E E E E E E
|----------------------------|--------------------|
|----------------------------|--------------------|
|--------0------0------0---0-|------0---0---0---0-|
|----------------------------|--------------------|
|--3---------1------3----1---|---3----1---3---1---|
|----------------------------|--------------------|


   Q   Q    Q    Q     Q    E E +E   E E  E
|-10---8-------------|-----------------------|
|----------11---10---|-8------8-(8)-10-8-----|
|--------------------|-----10------------10--|
|--------------------|-----------------------|
|--------------------|-----------------------|
|--------------------|-----------------------|
|
|----------------------------------------|
|  E E E E  E E  E E   E E  E E  E   E E  E
|--------------------|-----------------------|
|--------------------|-----------------------|
|--------------------|-----------------------|
|----0---0----0----0-|---0----0------0----0--|
|--------------------|-----------------------|
|--3---1----3----1---|-3----1----3-----1-----|


  \0.5_____/
                 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
  Q       +Q    +H          +H        E Q.
|-------------------------|--------------------|
|-8-------(8)---(8)-------|-(8)----------------|
|-------------------------|--------------------|
|-------------------------|--------------------|
|-------------------------|--------------------|
|-------------------------|-------------3/-----|
|
| PM-----------------------------------------|
| E     E  E  E  E  E E E    E  E E E E E  E E
|-------------------------|--------------------|
|-------------------------|--------------------|
|-------------------------|--------------------|
|-------0-----0-----0---0-|-----0---0---0----0-|
|-------------------------|--------------------|
|-3--------1-----3----1---|--3----1---3----1---|


  Bb                A    G#
  q  E E +E  E q    q  E E +E  E q
|-6----6-(6)---6--|-5----4-(4)---4---|
|-6----6-(6)---6--|-5----4-(4)---4---|
|-7----7-(7)---7--|-6----5-(5)---5---|
|-8----8-(8)---8--|-7----6-(6)---6---|
|-----------------|------------------|
|-----------------|------------------|
|
| Gtr IV
| q  E E +E  E q    q  E E +E  E q
|-6----6-(6)---6--|-5----4-(4)---4---|
|-6----6-(6)---6--|-5----4-(4)---4---|
|-7----7-(7)---7--|-6----5-(5)---5---|
|-8----8-(8)---8--|-7----6-(6)---6---|
|-----------------|------------------|
|-----------------|------------------|


  Gm                                                      N.C.
                                                          Gtr II
                                                          PM----------|
  W                 W                 W                   q   q   q   q
|-3---------------|-----------------|-----------------||-------------------|
|-3---------------|-----------------|-----------------||o------------------|
|-3---------------|-----------------|-----------------||--7---5------------|
|-5---------------|-----------------|-----------------||----------8---7----|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------||o------------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------||-------------------|
|
| Gtr III
| PM--------------------------------------------------------------------|
| E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E     E E E E E E E E
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------||-------------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------||o------------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------||-------------------|
|---0---0---0---0-|---0---0---0---0-|---0---0---0---0-||----0---0---0---0--|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------||o------------------|
|-3---1---3---1---|-3---1---3---1---|-3---1---3---1---||--3---1---3---1----|


  PM------------------|
  q   e e +E  e e e   q   Q   H
|-------------------|-----------------|
|-------------------|-----------------|
|-------------------|-----------------|
|-5-----5-(5)-7-5---|-5---------------|
|-----8-----------8-|-----------------|
|-------------------|-----------------|
|
| PM-----------------------------------
| E E E E  E  E E E   E E E E E E E E
|-------------------|-----------------|
|-------------------|-----------------|
|-------------------|-----------------|
|---0---0-----0---0-|---0---0---0---0-|
|-------------------|-----------------|
|-3---1----3----1---|-3---1---3---1---|


                       PM------------|
  W                    q    q    q    q
|------------------||----------------------|
|-----------------o||----------------------|
|------------------||-12---10--------------|
|------------------||-----------13---12----|
|-----------------o||----------------------|
|------------------||----------------------|
|
|---------------------------------------|
| E E E E E E E E      E E  E E  E E  E E
|------------------||----------------------|
|-----------------o||----------------------|
|------------------||----0----0----0----0--|
|---0---0---0---0--||----------------------|
|-----------------o||--3----1----3----1----|
|-3---1---3---1----||----------------------|


   PM------------------------|
   q    e  e  +E   e  e  e    q   Q   H
|--------------------------|------------------|
|--------------------------|------------------|
|--------------------------|------------------|
|-10------10-(10)-12-10----|-10---------------|
|------13---------------13-|------------------|
|--------------------------|------------------|
|
|  PM------------------------------------------
|  E E  E  E   E   E  E  E    E E E E E E E E
|--------------------------|------------------|
|--------------------------|------------------|
|----0-----0-------0-----0-|----0---0---0---0-|
|--------------------------|------------------|
|--3----1------3------1----|--3---1---3---1---|
|--------------------------|------------------|


                    PM----------|
  W                 q   q   q   q
|-----------------|------------------|
|-----------------|------------------|
|-----------------|-7---5------------|
|-----------------|---------8---7----|
|-----------------|------------------|
|-----------------|------------------|
|
|---------------------------------|
| E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E
|-----------------|------------------|
|-----------------|------------------|
|---0---0---0---0-|------------------|
|-----------------|---0---0---0---0--|
|-3---1---3---1---|------------------|
|-----------------|-3---1---3---1----|


                                                           Bb
                                        Gtr I
  PM--------------------------|
  q   e e +E  e e e   q   Q   H         H       E Q.       q  E E +E  E q
|-------------------|-----------------|------------------|-6----6-(6)---6---|
|-------------------|-----------------|------------------|-6----6-(6)---6---|
|-------------------|-----------------|------------------|-7----7-(7)---7---|
|-5-----5-(5)-7-5---|-5---------------|------------------|-8----8-(8)---8---|
|-----8-----------8-|-----------------|------------------|------------------|
|-------------------|-----------------|-----------3/-----|------------------|
|
|                                                          Gtr IV
| PM---------------------------------------------------|
| E E E E  E  E E E   E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E  E E   q  E E +E  E q
|-------------------|-----------------|------------------|-6----6-(6)---6---|
|-------------------|-----------------|------------------|-6----6-(6)---6---|
|-------------------|-----------------|------------------|-7----7-(7)---7---|
|---0---0-----0---0-|---0---0---0---0-|---0---0---0----0-|-8----8-(8)---8---|
|-------------------|-----------------|------------------|------------------|
|-3---1----3----1---|-3---1---3---1---|-3---1---3----1---|------------------|


  A    G#           Gm
  q  E E +E  E q    W                 W                 W
|-5----4-(4)---4--|-3---------------|-----------------|------------------||
|-5----4-(4)---4--|-3---------------|-----------------|------------------||
|-6----5-(5)---5--|-3---------------|-----------------|------------------||
|-7----6-(6)---6--|-5---------------|-----------------|------------------||
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|------------------||
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|------------------||
|
| Gtr III           Gtr III
|                   PM------------------------------------------------|
| q  E E +E  E q    E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E
|-5----4-(4)---4--|-----------------|-----------------|------------------||
|-5----4-(4)---4--|-----------------|-----------------|------------------||
|-6----5-(5)---5--|-----------------|-----------------|------------------||
|-7----6-(6)---6--|---0---0---0---0-|---0---0---0---0-|---0---0---0---0--||
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|------------------||
|-----------------|-3---1---3---1---|-3---1---3---1---|-3---1---3---1----||


    C
     Q   Q   Q   E  E   E  E E  E  Q           E     E
||--------------------|-----------------------------------|
||o--5--------------5-|----5-------------------------5----|
||-------5-------5----|---------5--------------5----------|
||-----------5--------|------------5----------------------|
||o-------------------|-----------------------------------|
||--------------------|-----------------------------------|
|
|   Gtr IV
|    Q   Q   Q   E  E   E  E E  E  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
||---8---8---8---8--8-|----8----8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8-|
||o--8---8---8---8--8-|----8----8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8-|
||---9---9---9---9--9-|----9----9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9-|
||--10--10--10--10-10-|---10---10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-|
||o-------------------|-----------------------------------|
||--------------------|-----------------------------------|


  Bb
  Q  Q  Q  E E   E E E E Q       E   E
|--------------|---------------------------|
|-6----------6-|---6-----------------6-----|
|----7-----7---|-------7---------7---------|
|-------8------|---------8-----------------|
|--------------|---------------------------|
|--------------|---------------------------|
|
| Q  Q  Q  E E   E E E E S S S S S S S S
|-6--6--6--6-6-|---6---6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6---|
|-6--6--6--6-6-|---6---6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6---|
|-7--7--7--7-7-|---7---7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7---|
|-8--8--8--8-8-|---8---8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8---|
|--------------|---------------------------|
|--------------|---------------------------|


  G#
  Q  Q  Q  E E   E E E E Q       E   E
|-4----------4-|---4-----------------4---|
|----4-----4---|-------4---------4-------|
|-------5------|---------5---------------|
|--------------|-------------------------|
|--------------|-------------------------|
|--------------|-------------------------|
|
| Q  Q  Q  E E   E E E E S S S S S S S S
|-4--4--4--4-4-|---4---4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-|
|-4--4--4--4-4-|---4---4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-|
|-5--5--5--5-5-|---5---5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|
|-6--6--6--6-6-|---6---6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-|
|--------------|-------------------------|
|--------------|-------------------------|


 1.
  Bb
  Q  Q  Q  E E   E E E E Q       E   E
|--------------|--------------------------||
|-6----------6-|---6-----------------6---o||
|----7-----7---|-------7---------7--------||
|-------8------|---------8----------------||
|--------------|-------------------------o||
|--------------|--------------------------||
|
| Q  Q  Q  E E   E E E E S S S S S S S S
|-6--6--6--6-6-|---6---6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6--||
|-6--6--6--6-6-|---6---6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-o||
|-7--7--7--7-7-|---7---7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--||
|-8--8--8--8-8-|---8---8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8--||
|--------------|-------------------------o||
|--------------|--------------------------||


  2.
  N.C.
  Q   Q   Q   E E   E E E E +H          W                 W
|-7---------------|-7-----7-(7)-------|-----------------|------------------||
|-----8-------8---|---8---------------|-----------------|------------------||
|---------7-------|-----7-------------|-----------------|------------------||
|-----------------|-------------------|-----------------|------------------||
|-----------------|-------------------|-----------------|------------------||
|-----------------|-------------------|-----------------|------------------||
|
| Gtr III
| PM--------------------------------------------------------------------|
| E E E E E E E E   E E E E  E  E E E   E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E
|-----------------|-------------------|-----------------|------------------||
|-----------------|-------------------|-----------------|------------------||
|-----------------|-------------------|-----------------|------------------||
|---0---0---0---0-|---0---0-----0---0-|---0---0---0---0-|---0---0---0---0--||
|-----------------|-------------------|-----------------|------------------||
|-3---1---3---1---|-3---1----3----1---|-3---1---3---1---|-3---1---3---1----||


    N.C.
     Q    Q    Q    Q      Q    E  E  +E   E  E  E
||--22---20---18--------|--------------------------|
||o----------------22---|-20---18-20-(20)-22-20-18-|
||----------------------|--------------------------|
||----------------------|--------------------------|
||o---------------------|--------------------------|
||----------------------|--------------------------|
|
|    PM---------------------------------------------
|    E E  E E  E E  E E    E E  E  E   E   E  E  E
||----------------------|--------------------------|
||o---------------------|--------------------------|
||----------------------|--------------------------|
||-----0----0---------0-|----0-----0-------0-----0-|
||o--------------5------|--------------------------|
||---3----1----3----1---|--3----1------3------1----|


   \0.5______/
                    ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
   Q        +Q     +H           +H        H
|----------------------------|---------------------||
|-20-------(20)---(20)-------|-(20)---------------o||
|----------------------------|---------------------||
|----------------------------|---------------------||
|----------------------------|--------------------o||
|----------------------------|---------------------||
|
|-----------------------------------------------|
|  E     E   E  E   E  E E E     E  E E E E E E E
|----------------------------|---------------------||
|----------------------------|--------------------o||
|----------------------------|---------------------||
|--------0------0------0---0-|------0---0---0---0--||
|----------------------------|--------------------o||
|--3---------1------3----1---|---3----1---3---1----||


   Q    Q    Q    Q      Q    E  E  +E   E  E  E
|-15---13-------------|--------------------------|
|-----------16---15---|-13------13-(13)-15-13----|
|---------------------|------15---------------15-|
|---------------------|--------------------------|
|---------------------|--------------------------|
|---------------------|--------------------------|
|
|  PM---------------------------------------------
|  E E  E E  E E  E E    E E  E  E   E   E  E  E
|---------------------|--------------------------|
|---------------------|--------------------------|
|----0----0----0----0-|----0-----0-------0-----0-|
|---------------------|--------------------------|
|--3----1----3----1---|--3----1------3------1----|
|---------------------|--------------------------|


   \0.5______/
                    ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
   Q        +Q     +H           +W
|----------------------------|---------------------|
|-13-------(13)---(13)-------|-(13)----------------|
|----------------------------|---------------------|
|----------------------------|---------------------|
|----------------------------|---------------------|
|----------------------------|---------------------|
|
|-----------------------------------------------|
|  E     E   E  E   E  E E E     E  E E E E E E E
|----------------------------|---------------------|
|----------------------------|---------------------|
|--------0------0------0---0-|------0---0---0---0--|
|----------------------------|---------------------|
|--3---------1------3----1---|---3----1---3---1----|
|----------------------------|---------------------|


   Q    Q    Q    Q      Q    E  E  +E   E  E  E
|-22---20---18--------|--------------------------|
|----------------22---|-20---18-20-(20)-22-20-18-|
|---------------------|--------------------------|
|---------------------|--------------------------|
|---------------------|--------------------------|
|---------------------|--------------------------|
|
|  PM---------------------------------------------
|  E E  E E  E E  E E    E E  E  E   E   E  E  E
|---------------------|--------------------------|
|---------------------|--------------------------|
|---------------------|--------------------------|
|----0----0----0----0-|----0-----0-------0-----0-|
|---------------------|--------------------------|
|--3----1----3----1---|--3----1------3------1----|


   \0.5______/
                    ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
   Q        +Q     +H           +H        E Q.
|----------------------------|----------------------||
|-20-------(20)---(20)-------|-(20)-----------------||
|----------------------------|----------------------||
|----------------------------|----------------------||
|----------------------------|----------------------||
|----------------------------|--------------3/------||
|
|------------------------------------------------|
|  E     E   E  E   E  E E E     E  E E E E E  E E
|----------------------------|----------------------||
|----------------------------|----------------------||
|----------------------------|----------------------||
|--------0------0------0---0-|------0---0---0----0--||
|----------------------------|----------------------||
|--3---------1------3----1---|---3----1---3----1----||


                                       1.,2.
    Bb                A    G#           Gm
    q  E E +E  E q    q  E E +E  E q    W                 W                3x
||--6----6-(6)---6--|-5----4-(4)---4--|-3---------------|------------------||
||o-6----6-(6)---6--|-5----4-(4)---4--|-3---------------|-----------------o||
||--7----7-(7)---7--|-6----5-(5)---5--|-3---------------|------------------||
||--8----8-(8)---8--|-7----6-(6)---6--|-5---------------|------------------||
||o-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------o||
||------------------|-----------------|-----------------|------------------||
|
|   Gtr IV                              Gtr III
|                                       PM------------------------------|
|   q  E E +E  E q    q  E E +E  E q    E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E  3x
||--6----6-(6)---6--|-5----4-(4)---4--|-----------------|------------------||
||o-6----6-(6)---6--|-5----4-(4)---4--|-----------------|-----------------o||
||--7----7-(7)---7--|-6----5-(5)---5--|-----------------|------------------||
||--8----8-(8)---8--|-7----6-(6)---6--|---0---0---0---0-|---0---0---0---0--||
||o-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------o||
||------------------|-----------------|-3---1---3---1---|-3---1---3---1----||


  3.
  Gm
  Gtrs I, IV
  W          +W           q  Q  H
|-3--------|-(3)--------|-3----------*|
|-3--------|-(3)--------|-3----------*|
|-3--------|-(3)--------|-3----------*|
|-5--------|-(5)--------|-5----------*|
|----------|------------|------------*|
|----------|------------|------------*|


Duration Legend
---------------
W - whole; H - half; Q - quarter; E - 8th; S - 16th; T - 32nd; X - 64th; a - acciaccatura
+ - note tied to previous; . - note dotted; .. - note double dotted
Uncapitalized letters represent notes that are staccato (1/2 duration)
Irregular groupings are notated above the duration line
Duration letters will always appear directly above the note/fret number it represents the
duration for.  Duration letters with no fret number below them represent rests.  Multi-
bar rests are notated in the form Wxn, where n is the number of bars to rest for.  Low
melody durations appear below the staff

Tablature Legend
----------------
 h   - hammer-on
 p   - pull-off
 b   - bend
 pb  - pre-bend
 r   - bend release (if no number after the r, then release immediately)
 /\  - slide into or out of (from/to "nowhere")
 s   - legato slide
 S   - shift slide
  - natural harmonic
[n]  - artificial harmonic
n(n) - tapped harmonic
 ~   - vibrato
 tr  - trill
 T   - tap
 TP  - trem. picking
 PM  - palm muting
\n/  - tremolo bar dip; n = amount to dip
 \n  - tremolo bar down
 n/  - tremolo bar up
/n\  - tremolo bar inverted dip
 =   - hold bend; also acts as connecting device for hammers/pulls
 <>  - volume swell (louder/softer)
 x   - on rhythm slash represents muted slash
 o   - on rhythm slash represents single note slash

Misc Legend
-----------
 |  - bar
||  - double bar
||o - repeat start
o|| - repeat end
*|  - double bar (ending)
 :  - bar (freetime)
 $  - Segno
 &  - Coda
Tempo markers -  = BPM(8/16=s8/s16), where s8 = swing 8ths, s16 = swing 16ths
 
 
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About the artist behind Penetration:

The Ventures are an American instrumental rock band formed in 1958, by Don Wilson and Bob Bogle, two Tacoma, Washington masonry workers. They have also contributed to the surf music genre, though they are not strictly a surf band. In 2008, they were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. [1]

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