Covering a Tune: “Ground Theme” from Super Mario Bros.

Hey guys!  I’m going to be writing a couple blog posts over at about our upcoming video game music concert!  For info about the concert, check here!

In my first post, I discuss the issues surrounding arranging game music for our instrumentation as well as the considerations I made when covering “Ground Theme” from Super Mario Bros.  Please check it out-  ARRANGING VIDEO GAME MUSIC FOR A VERY BETA CHRISTMAS – PART 1.

Hope to see some of you there this weekend!


About Classical Gaming

Steve Lakawicz holds an MM in Music Performance from Temple University as well as a BM in Tuba Performance from Rutgers University . His teachers include Paul Scott, Scott Mendoker, and Jay Krush. His love of video game music has lead him to form a blog, Classical Gaming, to promote discussion both casual and academic about the music of video games. He is the co-founder of the video game/nerd music chamber ensemble, Beta Test Music and regularly composes/performs chiptune music as Ap0c. He currently resides in Philadelphia where he teaches college statistics at Temple University. View all posts by Classical Gaming

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