Video Duration 03 minutes 09 seconds

Inside Tajikistan: A history of music and storytelling

We meet Tajik musicians holding on to their musical roots as they try to keep their centuries-old tradition alive.

Tajikistan has a rich history of music and storytelling that dates back to about a thousand years.

Here is the latest report in our series from the Central Asian country as Al Jazeera visits a music school in the capital to find out more.

Al Jazeera’s Charles Stratford reports from Dushanbe.