on December 11, 2012
at the age of 92
in San Diego, California.
Ravi Shankar was the 20th century's most famous player of the complex stringed instrument known as the sitar. The 1950s were possibly Shankar's most creative period: he composed and performed, worked as musical director of All-India Radio in Del...
Ravi Shankar, KBE born Rabindra Shankar Chowdhury, his name often
preceded by the title ... Shankar's parents had died by the time he returned from
the European tour, and touring ..... The infor...
Dec 12, 2012 ... Ravi Shankar, who has died aged 92 after undergoing heart surgery, was ...
However, on only one occasion did Baba smack him on the hands.
Dec 12, 2012 ... Ravi Shankar, the sitar master who helped popularize Indian music ... from the
Beatles and the Grateful Dead to John Coltrane, has died, ... I said, 'Give me the
chance to make you high through out music,' which it does, really.
3 days ago ... Ravi Shankar's sitar playing helped popularize classical Indian music in the
United States. ... Shankar died in California on in 2012, at age 92.
Dec 12, 2012 ... Ravi Shankar, the sitar virtuoso and composer who died on Tuesday at 92,
created a passion among Western audiences for the rhythmically ...
Dec 12, 2012 ... Sitar master and composer Ravi Shankar died Tuesday at a hospital near his
home in the San Diego area. Shankar's foundation released a ...
Dec 13, 2012 ... His music transcended trends and cultural barriers. Pandit Ravi Shankar's life,
which traversed nearly a century, ended Tuesday.
Ravi Shankar Foundation. ... And although—alas—I did not spend years at his
feet, the hours, days, weeks, I spent through many years ..... This weekend I'm
going to focus on the two Beatles who have died, George Harrison and John
Dec 11, 2012 ... NEW DELHI (AP) — With an instrument perplexing to most Westerners, Ravi
Shankar helped connect the world through music. The sitar ...