A Kabul Music Diary

Baily, John S.. 2003. A Kabul Music Diary. [Film/Video]

[error in script]

Item Type:

Creators: Baily, John S.
Abstract or Description:

Ethnomusicologist John Baily returns to Kabul to see what is happening in the world of music one year after the defeat of the Taliban. The film documents a variety of musical activities, including performances of rubab lute music by Kabul's traditional musicians, songs of Afghan orphans,the Music Department of Kabul University and a student pop group playing electric guitars and keyboard. Implicitly, the film identifies some of the dilemmas facing those seeking to help Afghans rebuild their music culture.

Additional Information:

Please see the Afghanistan Music Unit website for further information: http://jupiter.gold.ac.uk/amu

Departments, Centres and Research Units: Music
Date range: 1/1/2002
Dimensions or Duration:
55 minDuration
Item ID: 1730
Date Deposited: 12 Mar 2009 15:42
Last Modified: 27 Jun 2017 15:54



Edit Record Edit Record (login required)