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Dear Dramatist - May/June 2022
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Dear Dramatist,

Writers of music theatre who are involved with making cast albums are painfully aware of how the record business has changed as a result of streaming. I just learned of an organization called the Music Workers Alliance. They are activists/lobbyists in the fight for basic fairness in the digital marketplace. They attracted the support of Congressman Jamie Raskin and many others.

Here are some excerpts from their page called “Streaming Justice.” (I added some notes.)

What’s the problem?

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