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Nawroz Ali
1979 Noor Mohammad Khan

Nawroz Ali

Herat, Afghanistan

Dutar player-silk weaver

You can hear Nawroz Ali at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y_E3lQolZxk


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Noor Khan15-May-2013 13:21
The plectrum is called a "nakhunnaak" (nakhun = fingernail) and it also creates a sound scraping across the front of the dutar. You can hear Nawroz Ali playing here...http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y_E3lQolZxk&list=UUNNrJuP0MYLk2lp-fLJ7kkw&index=25
Guest 12-May-2013 17:28
Is this man holding a plectrum of some sort?
Thanks
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Noor Khan01-Apr-2012 21:34
In the picture is a Herati dutar.
This is a Pashto rababhttp://www.pbase.com/noorkhan/image/130969431
maljan 31-Mar-2012 12:52
Pashto rabab
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