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From August 5-12 Wet Ink spent a week up at EMPAC recording our second album - Relay.

Culminating our most ambitious season to date, in the summer of 2012 Wet Ink recorded our second album - Relay. To be released on Carrier Records in the fall, the album will feature works by Eric Wubbels, Kate Soper, Rick Burkhardt, George Lewis, Alex Mincek and Sam Pluta. We are now in the mixing stage for this project and things sound amazing.

In order to record the album, Wet Ink was awarded a one week recording grant at EMPAC, the outstanding experimental music facility in Troy, New York. This is a significant award with a monetary value totaling around $15,000. Yet, this still does not cover the cost of producing a new disc. Musician's fees and CD replication will cost an additional $6,000, and for this we are looking for your help.

Please help Wet Ink reach our goal of raising $2,500 to help defer the cost of releasing our new album.  Everyone who donates over $15 will receive a disc when it is released. If you are able to donate more, there are more exciting rewards available.

Thank you for your support!

The Wet Ink Ensemble

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    A CD of the recording made at EMPAC!

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    Free admission to the Wet Ink Ensemble Seasonal Party and CD release, with a complementary copy of the CD.

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    Free admission to the Wet Ink Ensemble Seasonal Party and CD release plus a copy of the album signed by all of the composers and performers on the disc.

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    All donors at the $250 level, in addition to receiving a signed copy of the album, will be listed in the liner notes as major sponsors to the project.

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