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The music trade has at all times been notoriously unpredictable, and the outdated A&R maxim that the cream at all times rises to the highest is way from a given. There was an enormous improve in music listening as the radio gained popularity and phonographs were used to replay and distribute music, as a result of whereas within the nineteenth century, the deal with sheet music restricted access to new music to the middle class and upper class individuals who may learn music and who owned pianos and instruments, in the twentieth century, anyone with a radio or report participant might hear operas, symphonies and large bands proper in their very own living room.

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