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What makes music more than just noise?

In 1960, composer John Cage shared his latest work on television. But he did not have a piano, guitar or even some tambourines. Instead, he had a bathtub, ice cubes and a rubber duck. Was his performance even music? This TED-Ed video digs into a fascinating question: what is the difference between music and noise?

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