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Music heard on this page is an interpretation of an ancient Sumerian hymn found on cuneiform tablets. It is called the Hurrian Cult Hymn and has been musically interpreted by Joe Monzo. It is a hymn to the local moon goddess.The instrument would have been a lyre. Much evidence has been found for the existence of musical scales and lyre tuning from this region.