Voices of Afghanistan: They Struggled, Yet They Triumphed

A Conversation with Homayoun Sakhi

Not many people associate “peace” with Afghanistan. Usually, thoughts of war and chaos come to mind. However, Homayoun Sakhi, a California-based musician, thinks differently.

“When I think of Afghanistan, I think of peace,” says Sakhi. “Because I think of music and music to me is peace.”

This leading Afghan rubab player was in Houston earlier this month to perform at the Voices of Afghanistan concert presented by the Asia Society Texas Center.Readmore

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