Medieval music was interesting. You ever watch robin hood and hear all the diversity of music?
We always associate medieval music with richness, kings and queens, nights and the like. But during those times, peasants enjoyed music too. read more
We hope you enjoy the primitive, yet sophisticated beats of this video! It’s amazing how simple but complex music can be huh?
Let’s talk about Bible Times! (Ironic since there is a bit of sinister voice in the music we put on this page). What are we saying?
So…according to the Bible a guy name Jubal invented instruments and hebrews are seen as the main makers of music in biblical times. read more
Let’s talk about prehistoric Music
More than likely (aside from the drums…and earlier than them for sure) that the human voice was the first musical instrument. You can click, sing, hum, whistle and cough to make music.
Check out this song :
Ancient tribes ended up using items like wooden pipes and the Digeridoo.
Once writing came into the picture, music then became ancient music rather than prehistoric music. The first song (that is known) is dated about 3400 years ago.
The ravanahatha is one of the oldest string instruments in the world.
Music can be found everywhere! In the past, present and surely in the future music will exist.
Most people listen to music or have some sort of music in their lives, including isolated tribes!
Music may be over 50,000 years old and it is thought to have been invented in Africa and has evolved as humans have dispersed and evolved from the region.
Cultural music is often influenced by all sorts of social and economical experiences and can even include things such as weather. Music helps one to express mood, emotion, ideas.
Music, much like visual art, develops differently depending on the part of the world where the music is being created.
This blog is intended to discover all types of music and sharing the Toys for Boys Records at the same time.
We hope you like the learning and listening experience.
As artist, we often times do not take a look at the importance of our historical making and at toysforboysrecords.com, we are trying to change that.
Let’s learn and listen about music together!
Check out our video on this post. See if you can see where there might be some tribal influence within the rhythms.