Exactly! I was just trying to convey that the hard, technical skill of an artist isn’t the only thing that matters. Cultural context and timing help to determine the true status of a genius artist. Its all relative and depends on many factors, timing being an important one. I think your point about Beethoven sums up perfectly what I was trying to say, I wish I had thought of that!

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