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12 innovative master-musicians in a one-time euphoric incarnation of John Coltrane's mighty Ascension, to be filmed for posterity
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    A big thank you and a listing on our backers page at www.rova.org. You'll also get e-mail updates after Kickstarter ends. (Every backer at $10 and above gets this reward.)

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    Music Download of the upcoming Electric Ascension concert to take place September 7, 2012 with Nels Cline, Fred Frith, Hamid Drake, Carla Kihlstedt, Jenny Scheinman, Ikue Mori, Rob Mazurek, Chris Brown and Rova Sax Quartet. (Because Rova:Arts is a non-profit organization in USA, $15 of your gift is tax-deductible.)

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    Digital download of a photo diary of the Guelph Jazz Festival concert by photographer Marek Lazarski, from sound check to rehearsal to concert, PLUS music download of upcoming Electric Ascension concert to take place September 7, 2012. ($20 of your gift is tax-deductible.)

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    Download of the edited concert DVD of Electric Ascension to take place September 7, 2012 with Nels Cline, Fred Frith, Hamid Drake, Ikue Mori, Carla Kihlstedt, Jenny Scheinman, Rob Mazurek, Chris Brown and Rova Sax Quartet. Every backer at $100 and above gets this reward. ($85 of your gift is tax-deductible.)

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    1 pair of tickets to the Sept.7, 2012 concert of Electric Ascension at the River Run Centre in Guelph, Ontario. (Your gift is tax-deductible, less the value of the tickets.)

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    You will receive, from one Rova member, the saxophone reed he played at Electric Ascension concert in Guelph on September 7, signed by that Rova member, plus digital download of the edited concert DVD. ($200 of your gift is tax-deductible.)

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    choice of one interview: Complete 15-minute Nels Cline interview in Paris, 2007; OR: complete 10-minute Eyvind Kang interview prior to EA show in Paris, 2007; or: complete 10-minute Jason Hwang interview after the EA show in Saalfelden, Austria, 2009... PLUS: digital download of the edited concert DVD ($150 of your gift is tax-deductible)

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    Signed hard-copy of concert DVD, after editing and production in 2013, plus a thank you in the video itself. ($450 of your gift is tax-deductible.)

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    Signed hard-copy of concert DVD, after editing and production in 2013, plus a thank you in the video itself. PLUS: choice of one interview: complete 15-minute Nels Cline interview in Paris, 2007; Or: complete 10-minute Eyvind Kang interview prior to EA show in Paris, 2007; Or: complete 10-minute Jason Hwang interview after the EA show in Saalfelden, Austria, 2009. ($850 of your gift is tax-deductible.)

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    2 More now available: the special Dinner for two at DUENDE in Oakland, California, a creative collaboration between Chef Paul Canales and restaurateur Rocco Somazzi with two of the members of Rova! PLUS: Signed hard-copy of concert DVD, after editing and production in 2013, plus a thank you in the video itself. ($800 of your gift is tax-deductible.)

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    ASSOCIATE PRODUCER LEVEL: A credit in the concert video as "Associate Producer" ...Plus: choice of two of the interviews listed at $1000 level ...Plus: signed hard-copy of concert DVD. (Because Rova:Arts is a non-profit organization in USA, $2250 of your gift is tax-deductible.) PLUS: if you can get yourself to Guelph on Sept 7, we will welcome you to soundcheck, rehearsal, and backstage after the concert.

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    EXECUTIVE PRODUCER LEVEL: A credit in the concert video as "Executive Producer" ...Plus preview of concert video prior to release...Plus: all 3 interviews listed at $1000 level ...Plus: signed hard-copy of concert DVD. PLUS: if you can get yourself to Guelph on Sept 7, we will welcome you to soundcheck, rehearsal, and backstage after the concert. (Because Rova:Arts is a non-profit organization in USA, $4650 of your gift is tax-deductible.)

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    You will receive one of the 12 Maps (as we call the music parts for Electric Ascension), signed by the musician who used that Map in this concert, plus digital download of the edited concert DVD. ($200 of your gift is tax-deductible.)

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    Dinner for two at DUENDE in Oakland, California, a creative collaboration between Chef Paul Canales and restaurateur Rocco Somazzi with two of the members of Rova! PLUS: Signed hard-copy of concert DVD, after editing and production in 2013, plus a thank you in the video itself. ($800 of your gift is tax-deductible.)

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