Instrument DescriptionNames and descriptions of musical instruments featured in recordings listed from oldest to most recent.
Ireland and Britain
1. Wicklow pipes, 4,150 years old. Set of six hand carved cylindrical...Read More
Instrument ReproductionUntil the latter part of the 20th Century AD, the study of ancient musical instruments remained largely the preserve of a few dedicated archaeologists. Surviving very old instruments, when recovered,...Read More
ReconstructionsThe key to understanding prehistoric musical instruments is accurate reproduction. An original artefact ...Read More