TEACHING THE FINE ART OF THE RUBAB
PROFESSIONAL AND AUTHENTIC TUTORING OF RUBAB PLAYING
Established by the leading world-class virtuoso in the art of the rubab, Ustad Homayoun Sakhi, to preserve and popularize this original Afghan musical art form
– Homayoun Sakhi –
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the most artistically skilled rubab player of our time
Ustad Homayun Sakhi is a gifted musician, composer, instrumentalist and vocalist.
Born in 1976 in Kabul, Afghanistan, to a pioneering lineage of musicians that goes back to the 1860s and includes the renowned Ustad Mohammad Omar, he began playing the rubab at the age of 10 under the guidance and tutorship of his father, Ustad Ghulam Sakhi. His charismatic personality and artistic virtuosity has made him a shining star in the art of the rubab, and in recent years has brought the rubab, the musical instrument indigenous to Afghanistan, to the world stage and mesmerised audiences around the world.