Mastering for Compressed Audio Formats

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Recorded music in the present day is widely distributed and consumed in a variety of lossy compression formats. The most common compression formats in digital audio are MP3 and AAC. These two codecs represent the necessary compromise between file size/convenience and audio quality to deliver easy-to-download but still acceptably listenable material to an audience. These…