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Interesting analogy, the problem is staff notation has been used by every basically major composer for hundreds of years. SQL, while important, is far less universal and far more complex. In the end, staff notation is more like writing than it is like SQL. Writing and staff notation both have a limited number of characters with an insane number of possible combinations. With SQL, the main challenge lies in understanding the underlying data structures, not the declarative symbols of SQL itself.

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