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Mountain Glen Harps
Exodus 35:31-32 And he has filled him with the Spirit of God, with skill, with intelligence, with knowledge, and with all craftsmanship, to devise artistic designs, to work in gold and silver and bronze. . . Ecclesiastes 9:10 Whatever your hand finds to do, do it with all your might. Being a Writer is a gift.
The First Instruments In the World
A shofar is an ancient Jewish liturgical instrument. A natural trumpet, it is usually made from a ram's horn. This shofar was a family treasure, brought to Canada ca.1900 by Vladislaw Schwartz, a Jewish immigrant from Minsk, Russia. Many Jews left Russia around this time, to escape pogroms.
Psalteron (harp). Made of wood with ten strings. Heighth 90 cm. Gaza 6th century BCE. Reconstructed according to ancient mosaics. The first mention of musical instruments in the Bible is to be found in the Book of Genesis. These two instruments, the harp (Hebrew: nevel) and the lyre (Hebrew: kinnor), are the two stringed instruments most frequently mentioned in the Bible. Photo by Advanced Photo and Graphic Service courtesy of the Haifa Museum.