Traditional Music of Afghanistan

Uploaded on Monday 23 September 2013

DESCRIPTION

Music in Afghanistan has a rich historical heritage. During the 1990’s, the post- soviet and Taliban government banned music and most of the public music-making. Musicians continued to play their instruments after the Taliban regime.

Afghanistan’s music tradition has been influenced by Arabs, Persians, Indians, Mongolians, Chinese and many others passing through the trade routes. The different kind of instruments in Afghanistan are Rubab, Dombura, Ghichak , Dutar, Sorna, Sitar, Dilruba, Tambur.

DETAILS

Language: Farsi

Length: 4:15

Country: Afghanistan


Related Movies

Violence against Women
Jayant Kadambi CEO @YuMeVideo W/ Fereshteh…
Badam bagh exhibition of Agricultural…
Zoe Fox of Mashable on Digital Literacy…
Soumitra Dutta on the impact of the…
Opening of Film Annex Internet Classroom…
Roya Mahboob's speech at the Houz-e-Karbas…
Afghanistan Women Education - Interviews…
Schooling in Afghanistan - Houz-e-Karbas…
Building schools in Afghanistan - Baghnazargah…