Did Emperor Nero really play the fiddle while Rome burned?

Did Emperor Nero really play the fiddle while Rome burned?

Did Emperor Nero really play the fiddle while Rome burned?
Did Emperor Nero really play the fiddle while Rome burned?

Writings from around 64AD inform us that Nero was a passionate lover of music and gifted on the cithara, a stringed instrument like a lyre, but there was no way he was playing a fiddle. It hadn’t been invented yet…

But if your a music history buff or you like interesting stories, read on here:

https://www.historyextra.com/period/roman/did-emperor-nero-fiddle-while-rome-burned-true/

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