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Didgeridoo – An Aboriginal Wind Instrument

By |2019-09-21T01:40:58+03:00September 21st, 2019|Categories: Culture, Music|Tags: , , , , , |

The didgeridoo is a wind instrument. It was developed by Indigenous Australians of northern Australia, likely within the last 1,500 years and is now in use around the world. Didgeridoo is a wooden trumpet "drone pipe" classified by Musicologists as a brass aerophone. A didgeridoo [...]

Carnyx: A Wind Instrument of the Iron Age Celts

By |2019-09-17T04:25:48+03:00September 17th, 2019|Categories: Knowledge, Music|Tags: , , , , |

The carnyx was a wind instrument of the Iron Age Celts, used between c. 200 BC and c. AD 200. Carnyx was a type of bronze trumpet with an elongated S shape, held so that the long straight central portion was vertical and the short [...]