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Secretary General of Great Silk Way IYU took part in the 3rd EaP Youth Forum , in Poland

Secretary General of Great Silk Way IYU took part in the 3rd Eastern Partnership Youth Forum…

Application form “Great Silk Way International Youth Camp”

Deadline: August 15, 2017 Venue: September 21-25, 2017, Baku, Azerbaijan Open to:  Young people from the entire world, (especially Silk…

Great Silk Way International Youth Camp implemented, successfully!

On behalf of the GSW IYU Secretariat, we thank the applicants  for their application to Great…

Statues

Structure

Musical instruments of the Silk Road Sheng.

The Sheng is a mouth organ. Its body is a bowl made of metal, wood, or…

Musical instruments of the Silk Road Tabla.

The tabla is a pair of small drums. The treble drum called the tabla or dahina…

Musical instruments of the Silk Road Shakuhachi.

The shakuhachi is made from the base of a bamboo stalk. A hole is drilled down…

Musical instruments of the Silk Road Ney.

Instruments called ney or nai include end-blown and side-blown flutes. The end-blown ney of Turkey and…

Musical instruments of the Silk Road Morin Khuur.

The Mongolian words morin khuur translate literally to mean “horse fiddle” and the instrument is instantly…

Musical instruments of the Silk Road Pipa.

The pipa is a short-necked plucked wooden lute. The head of the pipa is usually carved…

Musical instruments of the Silk Road Erhu.

The erhu is a spike fiddle with two strings. It has a long neck and a…