In our there is many instruments.But there are three types of musical instruments. string instruments make music when you pluck the strings. wind instruments make sounds when you blow air through them. Percussion instruments make different sounds when you hit them or shake them. some instruments name like guitar, flute, drum. Guitar is example of string instrument.Flute is example of wind instrument.drum is example of percussion instrument.People made music before they could write about it The oldest instrument ever found is more then 35,000 years old. It’s a flute.My favorite instrument is flute.