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Set in a small town in upstate New York, the Festival of Voice seeks support to pay its orchestra for this year's summer festival.
148 backers pledged $15,825 to help bring this project to life.
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    Pledge US$ 5 or more About US$ 5

    You're awesome. We'll send you a magnet to throw on your fridge so you don't forget to come to the Festival of the Voice in August!

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    Pledge US$ 7 or more About US$ 7

    Thank you! For choosing a lucky number, we'll send you a wristband that will keep you from ever getting hexed with "the father's curse," which led Rigoletto to his ultimate demise. It's black and red, and eco-friendly, too!

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    Pledge US$ 15 or more About US$ 15

    Rigoletto has forgotten his deck of cards, and we're giving it away to anyone who will pledge $15 to our orchestra. Maybe you'll become as entertaining as this poor buffoon!

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    Pledge US$ 20 or more About US$ 20

    Want a T-shirt? You got it. We've got these stylish tees with our 2013 image printed on the front. You can wear it in your neighborhood, to bed, or at the festival. We'll make you look good wherever you choose to sport it.

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    Pledge US$ 25 or more About US$ 25

    To all you young whippersnappers out there:

    Let us try and get you into opera! Support us by giving $25 and we'll give you MAIN-STAGE ACCESS to all four days of the festival. You'll see world-class international opera singers on stage for Rigoletto, as well as some other super interesting performers. We'll have your tickets waiting for you at the door on Thursday. We ask that all people receiving this benefit are under the age of 25, preferably still in school.

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    Pledge US$ 45 or more About US$ 45

    We'll send you a poster of our 2013 Rigoletto performance signed by our co-founders, Louis Otey and Maria Todaro. Both accomplished musicians, the combination of the poster AND their signatures is sure to inspire you every time you see it!

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    Pledge US$ 50 or more About US$ 50

    Here's an idea: we'll send you the first page of sheet music from the score of "La Donna e Mobile," signed by our Duke of Mantua, Barry Banks OR the first page from the score of Rigoletto's famous opening aria "Cortigiani, vil razza dannata," signed by Louis Otey (our Rigoletto this year). We'll even frame it for you so you can hang it on your wall.

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    Pledge US$ 100 or more About US$ 100

    For your generosity, we will reward you and someone of your choice with access to the VIP Lounge on Parrish Field AND VIP Seating at one of our four main stage performances, you choose between:

    Thursday: Gospel! at 8pm /
    Friday: Voices of Distinction: Wagner at 8pm /
    Saturday: Verdi's Rigoletto at 7:30pm /
    Sunday: Verdi's Requiem at 4:30pm....

    Your tickets will be waiting for you at Parrish Field in August!

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    Pledge US$ 250 or more About US$ 250

    Get backstage access during the finale of the production Rigoletto by Verdi in the 2013 Festival, and join us for drinks and hors d'oeuvres in the VIP tent during intermission and after the performance... we like to keep it classy.

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    Pledge US$ 500 or more About US$ 500

    Aren't you curious about how the best international opera singers in the world train? How about seeing it live. Join us for a private rehearsal of our 2013 Rigoletto production. We promise these singers will blow you away with their volume and range.

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    Pledge US$ 750 or more About US$ 750

    Get four VIP passes for the whole festival. That means you can bring the whole family, or bring four friends to give them an experience they will never forget.

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    Pledge US$ 1,000 or more About US$ 1,000

    Everyone involved at the Phonecia Festival of the Voice will personally sign a 3' by 6' banner, thanking you for becoming a Maestro-level donor. You will have ensured that 2 musicians from our orchestra will be paid, and you will have made our day!

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    Pledge US$ 2,000 or more About US$ 2,000

    We will send two professional opera singers to your place, so they can give you and your friends a private recital. And of course, sleep well in knowing that you are a key supporter for the 2013 festival. (We hope you're in New England!)

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Funding period

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