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Chapter 3. How Digital Music Works > The Way We Were: Remembering Analog Audio - Pg. 39

C H A P T E R 3 How Digital Music Works THIS CHAPTER F rom Edison's first crude recordings, musicians and engi- neers have strived to accurately reproduce musical performances, using whatever technology was state-of- the-art at the time. Technology today has progressed to the point that we can create an exact digital copy of the original performance, which Edison could only dream of. The journey from tin-foil and wax recordings to streaming a The Way We Were: Remembering Analog Audio The New Wave: Understanding Digital Audio Dealing with Digital