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The World’s Oldest Melody

April 18,2013

So, it turns out that the oldest known melody is really very pretty.

Here is Hurrian Hymn no.6 – c.1400 B.C.

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Posted by Ryan Roullard

One thought on “The World’s Oldest Melody

  1. Perhaps this is the original music of that time, but I’ve got no idea, if it also sounded that way in that time. I could imagine an instrumental interpretation of a lot more “soul”… But, most of all, I’m definitely glad that music’s evolution has had a lot of genius moments since then and developed .

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