What is the difference between noise and music? Can music become noise sometimes?





Sounds which are not pleasant to hear is called Noise

Sounds which are pleasant to hear is called Music

We do not like such sounds

We like such sounds


Sounds produced by musical instruments like guitar, piano


Sounds of Vehicles

Bursting of Crackers

Music can become noise sometimes

When a music becomes too loud, it would become noise.

This happens when very loud music is played at a disco or during a wedding


  1. Class 8
  2. Chapter 13 Class 8 - Sound

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CA Maninder Singh is a Chartered Accountant for the past 11 years and a teacher from the past 11 years. He teaches Science, Accounts and English at Teachoo