Play a sound expression.

A sound expression is a preformatted set of tones that create a certain sound. There are several sounds to choose from. The sound is started and your program then continues.

works with micro:bit V2 only image

This block requires the micro:bit V2 hardware. If you use this block with a micro:bit v1 board, you will see the 927 error code on the screen.


In blocks, the sound is selected from the list in the ||music:play sound|| block.

When coding in JavaScript or Python, the sound is a soundExpression object which from which you run the play() function from. For example, to play the soaring sound, select soaring from the soundExpression namespace and run play():


Play the twinkle sound on the speaker.

See also

play until done