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.
Images from Ancient Times and Tablet Show: Evidence of Harmony in Ancient Music; Archaeology & Oldest Song (with Audio Midi)
How Were Biblical Psalms Originally Performed? Ancient music and the Biblical psalms. Biblical psalms have throughout millennia been an important part of traditional Jewish and Christian worship. How were Biblical psalms originally performed?