Wind Instruments (Biblical)

Source: The Complete Library of Christian Worship, Robert E. Webber, General Editor

Wind instruments are of three general classes: those that use lip vibrations in creating the sound (trumpets and horns); those that use a vibrating reed or reeds (the clarinet and oboe); and those in which the vibrations are created by wind directed across the opening of an air column (flutes, whistles, and pipe organs). The latter two kinds may be classified together as "pipes. " Scripture mentions several varieties of wind instruments.


The biblical horn is literally a horn (qeren, 1...


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