Afghan Folks

  • Full Name: Rabia Ahmadi
  • Born: July 13, 2001
  • Place of Birth: Nooristan, Afghanistan
  • Year Joined AFCECO: 2009
  • Residence: Mehan Orphanage, Kabul
  • Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Music Career
  • Instrument: Rubab
  • Music Academy: Afghanistan National Instiute of Music
  • Year Enrolled: 2011
  • Genres: Classical, Afghan Folk, Indian Rag
  • Album: Dreams, Bird Song
Biography

Rabia Ahmadi is an outstanding female rubab player of her generation, a charismatic virtuoso who has pushed the limits of her instrument. With traditional Afghan instrument like table Rabia plays music that is uniquely Afghan, yet resonates strongly with the spirit of Afghanistan folkloric music.

Rabia came to Mehan Orphanage in 2009 at the age of 7 and was enrolled in Afghanistan National of Music in 2011. Since then, Rabia became a strong musician and the participated in major international events.

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