Sonic expressions have been tumbling out of humanity for a long time. We have archeological evidence that humans have been making music for fifty thousand years. There’s a museum in Vienna of renaissance & baroque instruments, called the Kunst Historisches Museum Wien. For instance, they have a lute-like instrument with thirteen strings, including four un-fretted bass drone and three un-fretted high strings. Some of the most interesting instruments looked worn and folkish; I could picture them being played in a roadhouse, the music raw and ruckus.
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