Japan's Ancient Music & Dance, Gagaku is the world's most ancient form of orchestral music. A uniquely Japanese art form, Gagaku is filled with infinite musical resonances from all across Eurasia. This deeply moving music transcends time and space.
A famous Tang Dynasty guqin "Jiu Xiao Huan Pei". The guqin has been played since ancient times, and has traditionally been favored by scholars and literati as an instrument of great subtlety and refinement.
Musical stringed instruments were Harps, Kinnor, lyre and Lutes. Harps were originally made of hunting bows. Harps were grouped into angular and arched harps. They were used for praise singing and entertainment at ritual, court, and military events.