As you can see, Mondo’s “Queen’s Gambit” vinyl soundtrack is housed inside a 3D optical illusion die-cut cover with two custom die-cut interior sleeves to hold the 2xLP records. With illustrations by Alan Hynes, it’s a perfectly trippy presentation. The good news is that while this is a Mondo version, it is not an extremely limited edition, so you shouldn’t have a problem picking it up when it goes on sale for $ 35. Wednesday September 22. in the Mondo online store.
In a statement, composer Carlos Rafael Rivera said:
“Working on ‘The Queen’s Gambit’ with director Scott Frank has been a wonderful creative experience, and it’s both mind-blowing and humbling to see the huge impact the show has had on audiences around the world. release of vinyl, I hope to bring the music from “The Queen’s Gambit” to listeners and collectors around the world for them to enjoy over and over again. “
Mondo Music Creative Director Spencer Hickman added:
“From the moment you lay your eyes (and ears) on ‘The Queen’s Gambit,’ it’s obvious it’s extraordinary… lightning-in-a-bottle special. I’ve been obsessed with the show since it aired in 2020, and I’m delighted Mondo is releasing this amazing EMMY award winning sheet music on vinyl. The whole process was an absolute joy, and we couldn’t ask for better partners from Carlos Rafael Rivera and Netflix. Alan Hynes’ packaging is the icing on the top cake here. It’s as complex and mind-boggling as the show itself and without a doubt one of the most incredible packages of the year. I hope you have as much fun listening this incredible score that we had to put together. “