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Musical ensemble "Haft Goh" Afghanistan

Afghanistan

Musical ensemble "Haft Goh" was founded in 2008 under the support of Faculty of Fine Arts and Music of Kabul University. The ensemble has been famous as a national academic music group.

The members of the ensemble were selected from the university teachers and talented students of the Faculty of Fine Arts and Music.

The ensemble's repertoire mainly based on Afghan national music. The main purpose of the musical group is to save and promote the Afghan national musical heritage.

In recent years, members of the ensemble have been on touring in their motherland, as well as in foreign countries such as Germany, India and Finland.

The musical group participates actively in various events at the university. Moreover, the ensemble is giving concerts at the French Cultural Center in Kabul, the US Embassy in Afghanistan.

With the support of the Aga Khan Foundation, the ensemble's concert programs have been organized for several times at Babur National Park in Kabul.

In addition, members of the ensemble take part in events in honor of the official delegations from foreign countries in official receptions at the Presidential palace.

 Songs and melodies of ensemble are regularly transmitted through the Afghan TV and Radio channels.