DID YOU KNOW?

Rob's Family line  GEORG

Rob's Family Line is coming from the Legend of Saint George & the dragon!

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The motif of Saint George as knight on horseback slaying the dragon first appears in Western art in the second half of the 13th Century.

The tradition of the Saint's arms being shown as the Red on white St.George's cross develops in the 14th Century.

Which instrument of music was created first?

 

 

First known musical instrument

a bone of flute (found in modern-day Germany)  

A simple flute, dates back as far as 

67,000 years some consensus dates

early flute to about 37,000 years ago!

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The flutes were made in the Upper Paleolithic age and are more commonly accepted as being the oldest known musical instrument.

The first aulos musicale instruments

are carved from bone.  The first depiction

 in art of the aulos musicale instruments

appears in Cycladic Sculpture.

The ban musicians invent more sophisticated aulos with metals keys!

***  Aulos     -   Ancient Greek wind instrument

*** Upper Paleolithic   -   Is the third and last subdivision of the Stone Age

*** Cycladic Sculpture   Name of location (Cycladic is a location) ex: Cycladic Island