Rush: Mystic Rhythms
From the album Power Windows (Mercury Records)
Copyright 1985 Core Music Publishing
Music by Lee and Lifeson
Lyrics by Peart

Comments/corrections to Rich Soto 

Transcribed by: Richard J. Soto
Email: lerxst@zeus.jersey.net

The acoustic guitar is beautiful and spacious.
Alex use riffs that are truly hypnotically briliant.

--------------------------|---------------------------------------------------
--------------------------|---------------------------------------------------
--------------------------|---------------------------------------------------
-------4-4----------4-----|---------------------------------------------------
-4--6------6--4--6----6-6-|---------------------------------------------------
--------------------------|---------------------------------------------------
 Muted Play 4x (Omit last note 4th time)

-6--6-6-6-6-6---6------6--6-6-6-6-6---6----------9---9--9--9--9--9----9-------
-7--7-7-7-7-7---6------7--7-7-7-7-7---7----------9---9--9--9--9--9----9-------
-8--8-8-8-8-8---6------8--8-8-8-8-8---8---------11--11-11-11-11-11---10-------
-8--8-8-8-8-8---8------8--8-8-8-8-8---6---------11--11-11-11-11-11---11-------
-6--6-6-6-6-6---6------6--6-6-6-6-6---6----------9---9--9--9--9--9----9-------
-6--6-6-6-6-6---6------6--6-6-6-6-6---6----------9---9--9--9--9--9----9-------
 (Rhy.1)    .                     .                              .

--9---9--9--9--9--9--9----9------||-------------------------------------------
-11--11-11-11-11-11-11----9------||-------------------------------------------
-10--10-10-10-10-10-10---10------||-------------------------------------------
-11--11-11-11-11-11-11---11------||-------------------------------------------
--9---9--9--9--9--9--9----9------||-------------------------------------------
--9---9--9--9--9--9--9----9------||-------------------------------------------
                     .     (Play Rhy.1  6x)

--------------------------|--------------------------|-----------------|------
--------------------------|--------------------------|-----------------|------
--------------------------|--------------------------|-----------------|------
-------4-4----------4-----|--------------------------|-----------------|------
-4--6------6--4--6----6-6-|----6--9-9-6-----6--9-6-6-|-----------------|------
--------------------------|-9------------9-----------|-----------------|------
 Riff A (Play 4x)           Riff B (Play 4x)           Riff A (Play 2x)

------------------------------------------------|-----------------------------
------------------------------------------------|-----------------------------
------------------------------------------------|-----------------------------
------------------------------------------------|-----------------------------
------------------------------------------------|-----------------------------
------------------------------------------------|-----------------------------
 Riff B (Play 7x Omit last note on the 7th time)

----------------------------------------------------------------------------|-
-------6-----------6---7----6---------6-/-9-9--------------11--11-11-9------|-
-----8-----6------------------6-----6---------10-----------------------10---|-
---8---------8---8---8---8-8------8--------------11-----11----------------11|-
-6----------------------------------------------------9---------------------|-
----------------------------------------------------------------------------|-
 Rhy.2 (Play 5x Omit last note on 5th time)

-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|------
-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|------
-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|------
-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|------
-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|------
-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|------
 Riff A (Play 4x)  Riff B (Play 4x)  Riff A (Play 2x)  Riff B (Play 2x)

--------------------------------------------|---------------------------------
--------------------------------------------|---------------------------------
--------------------------------------------|---------------------------------
--------------------------------------------|---------------------------------
--------------------------------------------|---------------------------------
--------------------------------------------|---------------------------------
 Riff A (Play 5x Omit last note on 5th time)

----------------------------------------------------------------------9-----|-
-------6-------------6---7---9--------6-/-9----------------9----11----------|-
-----8-----6------------------------6----------10---------------------------|-
---8-----8---8-----8---8---8------8---------11----11----11---11----11-------|-
-6---------------6------------------------------------9---------------------|-
----------------------------------------------------------------------------|-
 Play 2x

----------------------------------------------------------------------------|-
------------------------------9--7--6--------6------------------------------|-
--------------------------------------8----6---8----------------------------|-
----------------------------------------8-----------------------------------|-
----------------------------------------------------------------------------|-
----------------------------------------------------------------------------|-
 Interlude with Guitar Fill  (Play 2x)

--------------------------------------------|------------------|--------------
-------6-------------6---7---9--------------|------------------|--------------
-----8-----6--------------------------------|------------------|--------------
---8-----8---8-----8---8---8----------------|------------------|--------------
-6---------------6--------------------------|------------------|--------------
--------------------------------------------|------------------|--------------
                                              Riff A (Play 17x)

------------------------------------------------------------------------------
------------------------------------------------------------------------------
------------------------------------------------------------------------------
------------------------------------------------------------------------------
------------------------------------------------------------------------------
------------------------------------------------------------------------------
 Play and Repeat Rhy.1 (Play 8x while Fading)