How music started

Music is a Part of Us

How long have people been playing musical instruments? Who first decided to start singing instead of shouting? In schools, music programs are almost always the first to get the budget ax, symbolizing the low regard some communities have for its importance. According to Jeremy Montagu, of the University of Oxford, says that music is human initiated sounds that convey emotion. Take hand-clapping, probably the first rhythmic instrument, it can be done softly or loudly, Continue reading “Music is a Part of Us”