Who invented the flute?
What was it used for?
The flute has been around for a very long time, but the first metal flute was made by Theobald Boehm.
The flute is and was used as a musical instrument. This instrument with it's wonderful music is still around. Even though it is not the same as the first one, we still use it the same way.
When was the flute invented?
The flute didn't always look the way it does now, it used to be made out of wood. In 1830 the first modern flute was made.
Where was the flute created?
The first flute was made in Germany in 1830.
Why did they change the flute from wood to metal?
The people were tired of it and it didn't last that long. So Theobald Boehm thought of a flute that could be metal and that is how it changed.