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Nobody is arguing for replacing expert tools with these beginner-optimized languages. Continuing the instrument metaphor, I'd say they're like recorders: being taught in elementary school won't make them ubiquitous in the professional industry. But they're a great way to introduce students to a simple, relatively inexpensive way to create music.

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