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The flute is a family of musical instruments in the woodwind group. Unlike woodwind instruments with reeds, a flute is an aerophone or reedless wind instrument ...

FluteInfo.com - Origin of the 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 ...

Flutekids - History of the flute


Later on flutes are found which were made of wood or bamboo. All flutes used to have only holes. You could hold a flute to the left or right side and there were ...

flute Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles about flute


flute (It. flauto, Fr. flûte, Ger. Flöte). Wind instr. of ancient origin formerly made of wood but now of silver and other metals. From medieval times 2 methods of ...

History of the Flute


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 ...

Historical Folk Toys - Catalog Continuation Page: Bamboo Flute


Obviously, the bamboo flute's true origin can be any ecological region that has bamboo as part of its flora. And while early accounts place it in India, China and ...

Origins Of The Native American Flute | Native American Netroots


Nov 19, 2010 ... promoted by navajo). The clear origins of the Native American Flute date back several thousand millennia to flutes made of bone, ...

Flute | Define Flute at Dictionary.com


Flute definition, a musical wind instrument consisting of a tube with a series of ... from Old Provençal flaut, of uncertain origin, perhaps imitative or from Latin flare ...

History of the Native American Flute, Native american flutes


The Native American flute has been reported to be the third oldest known musical instrument in ... There are many stories as to the true origin of the native flute.

A Brief History of the Native American Flute - Flutopedia.com


The story of how the Native American flute developed is relatively sparse on facts ..... Jr. proposed a path for early reed duct flutes that originated in NorthEastern ...

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Flute History - Gemeinhardt


While the term "flute" refers to a broad number of instruments which are found .... So, the tradition and origin of the Gemeinhardt flute can be traced directly to the ...

History of the Flute - Erik the Flutemaker - Selling Flutes, Bamboo ...


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  ...

Origin of the Flute - ShamanicVisions


Feb 27, 2000 ... Ancient stories and stone carvings indicate that the flute, like the drum and rattle, has been made and played for tens of thousands of years.