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.
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 ...
History. The flute is one of the oldest musical instruments of all and is regarded
as the first ever wind instrument. It has been in use at least since the Stone Age.
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
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
Brief Flute History. Prehistoric Flutes. The earliest known handcrafted musical
instrument has recently (2009) been found in the Hohle Fels cave, located in ...
The history of the flute and flute-playing. ... flutist, composer, and industrialist,
invented the type of flute that became the basis ... His first metal cylinder flute (No.
THE FLUTE is the brother of the recorder, both instruments coming from the same
roots. In the 18th century their names helped to differentiate them. The modern ...
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 ...