The Hurrian Hymn – The Oldest Known Piece of Music

a drawing of one side of the tablet on which the Hymn to Nikkal is inscribed

It’s incredible to think how humans’ artistic creativity has evolved over thousands of centuries. Music is one of the unique and defining characteristics known to humanity. However, the lack of archaeological evidence proves that how little we know about the actual origins of music, although it is believed to have existed for … Read more