The mission and vision of ANIM obliges us to promote general music education, acceptance and appreciation around the country and to educate the people of Afghanistan about the power of music as a strong tool for bringing about social changes and contributing to the emotional healing of Afghan children and youth. ANIM students are have performed internationally as well as locally at many important political and social events. Through its many performances, ANIM contributes is voice and message to critical issues in Afghanistan by performing for significant events including charity concerts, Human Rights Week, Women's Day, International Child Rights Day, World Music Day, and more.
Recent concerts include a Gala Concert by all ANIM ensembles broadcast nationally on Ariana TV for Nowruz, performances at the U.S and Russian embassies, a concert to celebrate the beginning of the school year, the launch of the National Children’s Anthem of Afghanistan, which the First Lady attended, a celebration of the International Day of Singing, the Playing for Change Concert – an international musical exchange, and a celebration of the New Year at the U.N.
Please see our news page for ANIM’s upcoming concerts.