Afghanistan National Institute of Music Concert

February 6, 2013 - Washington DC., World Bank Headquarters. Students from the Afghanistan National Institute of Music (ANIM) play in the Wolfensohn Atrium. The school educates some 150 students, about half of them orphans and former street children and about one-third of them girls. They learn not only Western and traditional Afghan instruments, but also jazz and rock and roll, in addition to regular academic subjects. Photo: Simone D. McCourtie / World Bank


Photo ID: 020613-AfghanNatInstMusic111a

  • Thomas Fulton 10mo

    We are having a daily picture competition over on twitter and this would be a great entry for today's theme - MUSIC - follow us @dailyp and tweet the link if you want to enter
  • Dean Mueller 7mo

    One of the coolest sounding instruments in the world I love it it's just so awesome
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Taken on February 6, 2013
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