Meet Afghanistan’s First Female Music Conductor

ARTS For many years, the Taliban banned music and the education of girls in Afghanistan—and although many women still find themselves restricted, one 17-year-old has become the country’s first female conductor. (BBC) Use our resources to learn more about Afghanistan’s rich musical history. Teachers, scroll down for a quick list of key resources in our Teachers’ Toolkit. Watch and listen to the Afghan Youth Orchestra … Continue reading Meet Afghanistan’s First Female Music Conductor