World 1-2 is an album that features renowned game composers alongside the remixers that pay them tribute. It features original music by grammy-nominated Austin Wintory (Journey), Manami Matsumae (MegaMan), and celebrated remixers Stemage and Danimal Cannon (Metroid Metal), among many more.
World 1-2 is a music project directed and produced by Mohammed Taher of Koopa Soundworks. It's a collaboration album that combines young independent musicians with superstar composers from the video game industry. World 1-2 features a unique blend of original creations and nostalgia-dipped remixes. All proceeds generated from this album will go toward funding new projects by Koopa Soundworks. We hope you enjoy World 1-2 as much as we enjoyed making it!
released May 1, 2013
Director, Executive Producer: Mohammed Taher (Koopa Soundworks)
Producer: Chris Davidson
Mastering Engineer: Dan Suter (echochamber.ch
Additional Mixing Engineer: Marco Guardia
Video Game Orchestra credits:
Producer & Arranger: Shota Nakama
Engineer & Manipulator: Falk Au Yeong
Guitar: Shota Nakama
Bass: Falk Au Yeong
Keyboard & Synth: Livan
Violin: Mu-Ying "Adina" Tsai
Viola: Ting-Ru Lai
Special thanks to Alexander Aniel, Yousef Al Nafjan, Marco Guardia, Chris Davidson, GameChops, Dan Suter, 8-4, Jim Guthrie, and everyone who lend a hand into making this project a possibility, including all the amazing composers.
Published by GameChops, the Video Game Music record label