What did the men whistle on the Nile? Which song make the Egyptian girls with long black hairs dream?
In their apprehension of being eternal, ancient Egyptians pass to the future the memory of their lives. Immortalized on the walls of funerary monuments, beside women and men that continue their activities during the years, there are musicians of past feast that still touch their instruments and on their side there are hieroglyphic inscriptions with texts of the songs.
Betrò M., Simini V., “Sono venuta correndo a cercarti. Canzoni e musica nell’antico Egitto”, Edizioni ETS, Pisa 2009.