The harp is one of the oldest plucked string instruments.
The earliest version of the lute appeared in ancient Mesopotamia.
A zither is one of the typical instruments of Hungarian folk music, played by strumming or plucking the strings.
This animation explains the most important characteristics of waves through sound waves.
A string quartet consists of four string players, it appeared in the late 18th century.
The piano is one of the most popular instruments in the world. It is a chordophone which produces sounds mechanically.
The bell is a percussion instrument and an idiophone. Many types of bells exist.
Clothing reflects the lifestyle and culture of the region's inhabitants.
Drums are played by hitting the membrane. There are many versions of drums.
A geisha is a traditional Japanese entertainer whose skills include performing classical music and dance.
Panpipes (or pan flutes) are composed of several pipes of gradually increasing length.
The recorder is a woodwind musical instrument, a type of fipple flute.
The trumpet is a musical instrument with the highest register in the brass family.
When producing sound, the vocal cords are vibrated by the air flowing out of the lung.
Woodwind instruments differ from brass instruments mainly in their reed.