Music in Wakhan

When we begin to preserve cultures, some of their essence dissipates, detracting the humanness of the language or tradition and replacing it with a nostalgic reverence of something that was, but is no longer tangible. It is for this reason that Richard Wolf, Professor of Music and South Asian Studies at Harvard University, believes in the continuous stimulation and cross-communication of Wakhi poets and musicians.

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