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Afghanistan / Youth Orchestra #1043459

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 12, 2013
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(Washington: Scott Pelley)

(Washington: Seth Doane) The youth orchestra from Afghanistan that will play tonight at Carnegie Hall featured; details given about the ban on non-religious music during the Taliban’s rule; scenes shown of the Afghans practicing with the Maryland youth orchestra. [Musician Milad YOUSUFI††- says if the Taliban knew you were listening to music they would probably kill you; reacts to playing with Americans.] [Orchestra founder Ahmad SARMAST††- says the power of music is important for the healing of people.]

Reporter(s):
Pelley, Scott;
Doane, Seth
Duration:
00:02:50

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