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The origin of music during the Paleolithic are unknown, since the earliest  forms of music probably did not use the musical instruments but instead of  human voice and of natural objects such rocks, which leave no trace in the  archeological record. Music may have developed from rhythmic sounds produced  by daily activities such as cracking nuts by hitting them with stones, because  maintaining a rhythm while working may have helped people to become more  efficient   at   daily   activities.  Upper   Paleolithic (and   possibly Middle   Paleolithic)  humans used flute-like bone pipes as musical instruments; Music may have  played a large role in the religious lives of Upper Paleolithic hunter-gatherers.  Like in modern hunter-gatherer societies, music may have been used in ritual or  to help induce trances. In particular, it appears that animal skin drums may have 
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