Rubab is a guitar-like instrument that has its origins in Afghanistan. It is made from the wood of a mulberry or apricot tree. In the past, the strings were made from the stomach of cows and sheeps. Today, plastic strings are used. The musician on the video is called Shambe and is well known in the Pamir. He plays traditional music with different instruments. If you are interested in making music together or just listening, please contact us.