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Musicians in Ancient Mesopotamia served primarily in which two (2) venues?
Which kind of instrument was believed to NOT have been used by Ancient Sumerians?
T or F: Because ancient musicians were valued highly in their skills, they were treated like court officials.
This reconstructed musical instrument from Ancient Mesopotamia is called:
Which musical skill played a key role in religious rituals and court ceremonies?
playing of the lyre
T or F: There were no distinctions made between the responsibilities of male and female court musicians.
Thes ancient Hurrian tablets from Ugarit are said to contain the:
oldest known melodies
history of Akkadian music
list of important musicians
instructions to Akkadian musical performance
T or F: Tuning was an essential component in ancient Mesopotamian musical practice.
Based on existing lexical list of intervals, what kind of scale was most probably being used in ancient Mesopotamia?
Which musicologist was responsible for cataloguing ancient Sumerian instruments?