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What were the countries of Persia?

Persians are 40% of the population of nowadays Iran and 60% of the populations are not Persian. They are Turk (40%), Kurds, Arabs, Balouchs, Torkmans, and Lurs. Persians have lived in east nowadays called Iran and Afghanistan and to some… Full Answer

Who created a trumpet?

No one knows for certain as it is so old. The oldest trumpets date back to 1500 B.C.E. and earlier. The bronze and silver trumpets from Tutankhamun's grave in Egypt, bronze lurs from Scandinavia, and metal trumpets from China date… Full Answer

What were trumpets called before?

Trumpets date back to 1500 BC and before. In Scandinavia, the earliest trumpets were called "lurs." However, since the trumpet was the first of the metal instruments -- originally bronze and silver, now primarily brass -- its predecessor likely was… Full Answer

Who invented the transposing trumpet?

The earliest trumpets date back to 1500 BCE and earlier. The bronze and silver trumpets from Tutankhamun's grave in Egypt, bronze lurs from Scandinavia, and metal trumpets from China date back to this period.[2] Trumpets from the Oxus civilization (3rd… Full Answer