Song- With Arms Wide Open 
Album- Human Clay 
Written By- Creed 
Transcribed By- David Sobka Jr. & Waldon Reed Jr. 
Tuning- DADGBe 
 
 
 Finger picking 
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B--0h1-------1-----1h3-----1-----0h1p0-0h1-------1-----1h3-- 
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D--------2---------------2-----2-------------0-------------- 
A--3-------3-----3-3-------3-----------2-------2-----2-2---- 
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One of the verses mark plays it this way. 
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 Chorus 
 Strum 
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B-----6-----|-----------|-----5-----|-----------| 
G-----5-----|-----5-----|-----4-----|-----7-----| 
D-----3-----|-----5-----|-----2-----|-----7-----| 
A-----3-----|-----3-----|-----2-----|-----5-----| 
D-----3-----|-----x-----|-----2-----|-----x-----| 
 
 
 Solo 
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B------5-5h6-5-6-5------5-6-5-6-5------5-6/8-6-5--6-5h6p5-6-5h6p6-6-5h6p5-- 
G--5-7--------------5-7------------5-7------------------------------------- 
D-------------------------------------------------------------------------- 
A-------------------------------------------------------------------------- 
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               Played over solo 
               Strum 
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B--6-8br-8---|------------|------------|------------|-----------| 
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D------------|-----10-----|-----10-----|------8-----|-----7-----| 
A------------|-----10-----|-----10-----|------8-----|-----7-----| 
D------------|-----10-----|-----9------|------8-----|-----7-----| 
 
 
Key 
b = Bend 
r = Release bend 
h = Hammer 
p = Pull off 
/ = Slide