Tone Insight

Alligator Drums

Alligator drums are amongst the oldest musical instruments from China.


A lithophone is a musical instrument consisting of pieces of rock that produce musical notes when a performer strikes it.

Wicklow Pipes

Wicklow Pipes are the oldest wooden pipes from Bronze Age that Bernice Molly found at Greystones, County Wicklow, Ireland in 2003.

Jiahu Flutes

The Jiahu flutes are one of the oldest musical instruments that archaeologists found in Jiahu, China.

Isturitz Flutes

The Isturitz Flutes are Paleolithic flutes that Aurignacian Culture made from vulture wing bones about 30,000 years ago.

History of Music

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