I have a feeling that Google Music, launching soon, will change the landscape more than iTunes or amazon has done.
And that means classical, too.
Google has announced partnerships with Universal/EMI and Sony, leaving Warner temporarily out in the cold.
But it is also offering artists a page of their own for $25 and 70 percent of the sale proceeds.
If I were an orchestra, I would ask myself: why give free tapes for release on commercial labels when I can sell them on Google for more?
And if I were an independent artist, the answer would be even more obvious.
Read on here.
And start talking to this smart lady: