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Persian and Pashtun Poetics

Embark on a captivating musical odyssey into the rich cultural tapestry of Afghanistan, where traditional melodies and rhythms resonate with the echoes of centuries-old history. Our music education program offers a unique opportunity to delve into the enchanting world of Afghan music, a realm where the poetry of the land finds expression in soulful melodies and intricate instrumental techniques. Learn to play iconic instruments such as the rubab and tabla, instruments that carry the essence of Afghan identity and tell stories of resilience and beauty, under the guidance of our expert music educators.


Discover the emotional depth and cultural significance of Afghan music, as you explore the haunting beauty of traditional genres like the classical Dari song and the celebratory Pashto folk tunes. Our skilled educators will guide you through the melodic intricacies and rhythmic patterns that form the core of Afghan music, helping you understand the deeply rooted connections between the tunes and the stories they convey. Immerse yourself in the spirited dances that accompany the music, and uncover the crossroads of cultural influences that have shaped Afghan melodies over time. Whether you're an aspiring musician eager to explore uncharted musical horizons or a music enthusiast captivated by the sounds of Afghanistan, our music education program promises an enlightening and transformative journey that will deepen your connection to this extraordinary musical heritage and inspire your own creative exploration.

Teaching Artists


Qais Essar



Eman Hashimi


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