The flute is a family of musical instruments in the woodwind group. Unlike
woodwind ..... Most are made of bamboo, but can come in wood, jade, bone, and
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 ...
The flute has been around for a very long time, but the first metal flute was ... The
flute didn't always look the way it does now, it used to be made out of wood.
Until the middle ages flutes were played by hunters, shepherds, musicians in
festive occasions and from the 13th century on also by soldiers. Did you know
Feb 27, 2000 ... The material posted here is derived from The Native American Flute Book by Bob
Edgar. ... But he could not make it sing, no matter what he did.
The pan flute or panpipes (syrinx) was a musical wind instrument first used by the
ancient Greeks. Most commonly played by shepherds, the earliest...
Evidence of the existence of the straight-formed Greek pan flute (syrinx) around
.... The archaeological record suggests these pan flute forms originated from the ...
It can be said with certainty that the pan flute originated in several places ... He
did many concert tours in France, England, Poland, Egypt, China, Russia and the
The story of how the Native American flute developed is relatively sparse on facts
, ... shed light on the question “How did this wonderful instrument come to be?”.
In a letter (dated 1871) to J. S. Broadwood, Boehm writes "I did as well as any .....
was that of the Boehm flute just because the instrument originated before then.