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Cello soloist Tina Guo is releasing her debut album 'Game On' and it's all about video games. The release features music from classics like 'Zelda', 'Mario' and 'Pokémon'. Guo says - "I feel like gaming, and movies and cinema and TV and music it really is the universal language". After playing in orchestras from the age of nine - the international performer has shared the stage with names like Stevie Wonder, The Foo Fighters and Justin Bieber and she is currently collaborating with Hollywood composer Hans Zimmer. 

The vibrant and dramatic album - Game On! is set for release via Sony Masterworks on February 10 and showcases some of the most popular and well-known video game music around with epic orchestral arrangements led by Tina Guo's high-octane solos on electric and acoustic cello. The blockbuster line-up of video game music includes covers from top-selling games Call of Duty, World of Warcraft and Halo, together with songs from all-time classics Mario, Zelda and Final Fantasy plus Journey, Chrono Trigger and Metal Gear Solid.