New Technology and the Emergence of Jazz

  • Peter Tschmuck
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Abstract

In 1921, U.S. record sales reached a historic high of $106 million. This figure was not exceeded until 1945 when it reached $109 million. During this time period, the phonographic industry experienced a steady sales decline between 1921 and 1925. From 1925 to 1929, sales boomed for a last time before the market crash of 1929 initiated a drastic decline that reached its lowest point in 1933 with only $6 million in sales.

Keywords

Radio Station Music Industry Record Company Electrical Recording Symphony Orchestra 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter Tschmuck
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  1. 1.Universität für Musik und darstellende Kunst Wien Inst. KulturmanagementViennaAustria

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