Bringing Ancient Sounds Back to Life – The New York Times

A wonderful article on reconstructing and playing ancient instruments. Sound clips included!

 

A program is helping experts recreate long-lost instruments. Listen to audio clips of the carnyx, the hornpipe and the vulture bone flute.

Source: Bringing Ancient Sounds Back to Life – The New York Times

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One comment on “Bringing Ancient Sounds Back to Life – The New York Times
  1. Judy Klein says:

    What a wonderful instrument, I want one, and I want the album!!! Nice piece.

    Liked by 1 person

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