The oldest flute ever discovered may be a fragment of the femur of a ... find of any
musical instrument in history, until a redating of flutes ...
While the term "flute" refers to a broad number of instruments which are found in
many different cultures, we will be exploring the history of our modern flute.
History of the flute. Japanese Flutes The oldest flutes found, are thousands of
years old and made of bones. These flutes were used during hunting and in
Brief Flute History. Prehistoric Flutes. The earliest known handcrafted musical
instrument has recently (2009) been found in the Hohle Fels cave, located in ...
The "flute family" is the oldest in the category of woodwind instruments.
Throughout history the size of the tube along the flutes length has evolved in
respect to its ...
circa 1320 - One-piece wooden flute, 2' long, key of "D" ... 1837 - Auguste Buffet (
Paris instrument maker) improves on Boehm - changing axles, hole placements ...
Carved of bone about 30,000 years ago and found in a cave in northern France,
the instrument had an unknown number of holes when intact. Music, an integral ...
Jun 25, 2015 ... The history of the flute, the oldest in the category of woodwind instruments, from
its emergence in pre-historic life to its role in pop music and the ...
In 2008 fragments of flutes made from mammoth tusks were found in caves in
Germany. In one of those caves a broken flute in 12 pieces was found made from
The history of the flute and flute-playing. ... The transverse flute seems to have
been unknown in Europe until it arrived from the Byzantine ... A century later it
appears as an outdoor military instrument with bells, drums, bagpipes and