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The museum of musical instruments is based in 1990 from a private collection of national actor Republic of Tajikistan Gurminj Zavkibekov. The talented actor, the presented person, Gurminj has started to collect a collection of musical instruments since an early youth.
Museum Gurminj totals in the funds over 200 exhibits from all countries of Asia. The Basic exhibits are presented string, wind, stringed, percussion instruments. A collection of string tools the most numerous.
It both setars, and dutars, both rubops, and tanburs, and banjo. The most beautiful setar Kashgar - is inlaid by an ivory. Afganh-badakshan setar, numbering over 100 years, the most impressive.
 A lot of different sears modern masters, in which original plans of authors. The leading place is allocated the Shakh-setar, to which more than 100 years. He is executed from a mulberry tree, big on volume, easy on weight.
Sound of strings the Shakh-setar the most melodious. A collection dutars (two strings) the diversified. Usually dutar accompanied with church chanting Shishmaks. Here are present dutars from Bukhara, Tajikistan, Badakshan from the most modest on registration, up to the most refined under the form.
The collection rubaps Is numerous. Badakshan rubap about 100 years. It is a lot of rubaps modern masters Mountain Bakshan such as Zhanboz, Aknazar, Amonbek Rokhmatov. A collection tanburs not numerous, but the most valuable.
Star of a collection is tanbur «Kumri» from a sacred place of area Bartang it is Mountain-Bakashan of province. He has been saved, restoration the owner of a museum.

Museum of musical instruments in Dushanbe. Museum of musical instruments in Dushanbe. Son Gurminj Zavkibekova.Museum of musical instruments in Dushanbe. Museum of musical instruments in Dushanbe. Museum of musical instruments in Dushanbe. Museum of musical instruments in Dushanbe.

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Alexander Petrov.