Faculty

Dr Ahmad Sarmast - Founder and Director

Department of Afghan Music

Murad Sarkhosh – Ghichak

Khial Mohammad Saqizada – Rubab

Fraidoon Miazada – Tabla

Abishek Adhikary and Murchana Adhikary – Sitar/Sarod

Ustad Amruddin Dilruba – Dilruba

Ustad Abdul Latif – Dhol/Tula

Ustad Mohammad Afzal Sediq – Instrument Repair

 

Department of Western Music

Kazem Azami- Head of Department

Kevin Bishop – Director of Orchestral Studies and Conducting; Violin/Viola

Basir Hussaini – Guitar

Ahmad Farid Shefta – Clarinet

Diana Mukhametzyanova – Piano

Lauren Braithwaite – Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Trumpet

Abraham Parra - Percussion

Ghulam Haider – Theory

Mohammad Nader – Theory/Choir

 

Junior staff

Masjedi Sultanzai – percussion

Aman Ehsan – percussion

Bilal Asefy – piano

Shaiq Noori – oboe

Munib Sadat - saxophone

Fayaz Emran - tabla

 

General Academics

Mohammad Khesrow Osool – Acting Dean 

Sheeba Atahi– Principal

Obaidullah Tokhi – Head of General Academics

Abdul Samad - Islamic Studies

Mohammad Rafi – Islamic Studies

Mohammed Noor– Islamic Studies

Wafiullah Hamidi – Computer/Sport

Zahida Habibullah-Mathematics

Hasibullah Abdullah – Pashto

Aziza Khoshnasib – Physics

Mariam Razeq – Dari

Zakia Mazlum – Head, English

Wali Rostami – English Program Coordinator

Furogh Mirdad – English

Said Abdul Ahmad – English

Ehsanullah Edrak – English

Ezatullah Ahmadzai – English

Masouda Ayoubi - English

M. Sharif Bakhtyari – IT Officer

 

Emeritus Faculty

Adriana Mascoli – Piano

William Harvey – Violin/Viola

Irfan Khan – Sarod

Jennifer Moberg – Violin/Viola

Emma Ayres – Cello/Bass

Allegra Boggess – Piano/Oboe

Camilo Jauregui – Percussion and Conducting