The First Instrument

       Evolution of Music

For thousands of years the human species have used tools to represent their culture by making unique sounds. Each region of the world have there own distinctive styles and instruments. The question of where did music derive from, has been raised many times through out history . According to http://www.livescience.com/20563-ancient-bone-flute.htmlthe oldest instrument known was made from bird bones and mammoth ivory and dates back 40,000 years ago! This puts when human creativity was thought to begin back by thousands of years. This proves that music isn’t only for entertainment, but rather a sacred part of life. It’s in our DNA to express our intellectual achievement through fellowship and culture. Although it is a huge mystery of exactly how humans have evolved and what there exact behavior was, it is clear that expression through art and music has been a way of life for thousands of years. What are some ways you show expression of your life and culture?

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