Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
That chant to the sound of the viol, and invent to themselves instruments of musick, like David;
Why did you flee away secretly, and steal from me; and did not tell me, that I might have sent you away with mirth, and with songs, with tambourine, and with harp?
They send forth their little ones like a flock, and their children dance.
I gathered for myself also silver and gold, and the special treasures of kings and of the provinces: I got men singers and women singers, the delights of the sons of men, and musical instruments of all sorts.
And the harp, and the lyre, the timbrel, and flute, and wine, are in their feasts: but they regard not the work of the LORD, neither consider the operation of his hands.
1 Peter 4:3
For the time past of our life will suffice us to have done the will of the Gentiles, when we walked in licentiousness, lusts, excess of wine, reveling, carousing, and abominable idolatries:
And the voice of harpers, and musicians, and of flutists, and trumpeters, shall be heard no more at all in you; and no craftsman, of whatsoever craft he may be, shall be found any more in you; and the sound of a millstone shall be heard no more at all in you;
Take away from me the noise of your songs; for I will not hear the melody of your harps.
And the songs of the temple shall be wailings in that day, says the Lord GOD: there shall be many dead bodies in every place; they shall cast them forth in silence.
1 Chronicles 23:5
Moreover four thousand were gatekeepers; and four thousand praised the LORD with the instruments which I made, said David, for praise.
They sing to the tambourine and harp, and rejoice at the sound of the flute.
They shall not drink wine with a song; strong drink shall be bitter to them that drink it.
Also you shall not go into the house of feasting, to sit with them, to eat and to drink.
And I will cause the noise of your songs to cease; and the sound of your harps shall be no more heard.