ARTIST INFORMATION | Gurminj Museum of Musical Instruments

Country of Origin: Tajikistan

Domain of expertise: Preservation, Revitalisation and Dissemination

AKMA Cycle Year: Cycle 2019

Status: Laureate


The Gurminj Museum of Musical Instruments was established in 1990 by renowned Tajik actor and musician Gurminj Zavkibekov (1929-2003) to showcase an extensive private collection of musical instruments from his native Badakhshan, which comprises the Pamir Mountain region of eastern Tajikistan and northeast Afghanistan. Zavkib