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A recording of video game music, spanning 8 bit games to the present, arranged & enhanced for string quartet.
A recording of video game music, spanning 8 bit games to the present, arranged & enhanced for string quartet.
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    Friend to The String Arcade!
    Thanks for helping out! And you will immediately receive a downloadable 'preview' to the entire recording of the first 4 songs we've recorded in uncompressed CD quality files (not MP3).

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    Ally to The String Arcade!
    DIGITAL DOWNLOAD of the full recording, plus PDF liner notes and artwork available 1 month before official release! (plus the downloadable 4 song preview,which is available immediately!)

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    Space Hero to The String Arcade! PHYSICAL CD of the completed recording, signed by dren (composer and/or arranger), as well as digital download available 1 month before official release! (plus the downloadable 4 song preview, which is available immediately!)

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    Space Captain to The String Arcade! YOUR NAME IN THE LINER NOTES of both the PHYSICAL CD and the DOWNLOAD. Of course you'll also receive the physical CD, & the digital download 1 month before release (plus the downloadable 4 song preview, which is available immediately!)

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    Imperial Space Invader to The String Arcade! STICKER and CARD PACK! We'll send you two 5"x5" postcards (on recycled stock) of the brilliant artwork created by Eunjung June Kim for this project! As well as a four 1.5" high quality, durable vinyl stickers with some of the smaller pieces of her art (various characters, music notes etc). Plus your NAME in the LINER NOTES, the physical CD, and the digital DOWNLOAD (plus the downloadable 4 song preview, which is available immediately!)

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    Decider Donkey Kong to The String Arcade! HELP US DECIDE! We haven't decided every last song that we will cover. Be part of a team that helps us decide which game our last song will come from! If the funding is successful we will hold a vote for these backers to help us decide the game soundtrack song that you'd like to hear in a string quartet. Plus your NAME in the LINER NOTES, the physical CD, and the digital DOWNLOAD (plus the downloadable 4 song preview, which is available immediately!) This reward was requested more than once, so we added it!

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    Emissary Galaga to The String Arcade! SIGNED PAPER COPY OF THE MUSICAL SCORE! Plus your NAME in the LINER NOTES, the physical CD, and the digital DOWNLOAD (plus the downloadable 4 song preview, which is available immediately)

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    Emperor Robotron to The String Arcade! ATTEND A LIVE RECORDING SESSION! We will be recording the remaining sessions live in a church in Montclair, CA (Oakland hills in the SF Bay Area) and you may attend one of the sessions if your schedule permits. We are not covering travel expenses for you, but we will welcome you to the session and take you out for snacks afterwards if you like. You will also receive your NAME in the LINER NOTES as an ARCADE PRODUCER, the physical CD, and the digital DOWNLOAD (plus the downloadable 4 song preview, which is available immediately).

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