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Musician Ravi Shankar dead at 92; brought sounds of India to global stage

1413 days ago
TopixRavi Shankar, the sitar virtuoso who became a hippie musical icon of the 1960s after hobnobbing with the Beatles and who introduced traditional Indian ragas to Western audiences over an eight-decade career, died Tuesday. more info

Ravi Shankar dies aged 92

1413 days ago
ContactMusicRavi Shankar has died aged 92. The sitar player - whose daughter is 33-year-old musician Norah Jones - passed away yesterday (11.12.12) following... more info

A 'national treasure': Sittar virtuoso Ravi Shankar dies aged 92

1413 days ago
The Independent Sitarist and composer Ravi Shankar, who helped introduce the sitar to the Western world through his collaborations with The Beatles, died in Southern California yesterday, his family said. He was 92. more info

Sitar star Ravi Shankar dies

1413 days ago
Jam! Showbiz Music, Canada Celebrated sitar player Ravi Shankar has died in a U.S. hospital, aged 92. more info

R.I.P. Ravi Shankar

1413 days ago
Consequence of SoundIndian musician and composer was 92. more info

Sitar Star Ravi Shankar Dies

1413 days ago
ContactMusicCelebrated sitar player Ravi Shankar has died in a U.S. hospital, aged 92.The Indian musician passed away on Tuesday (11Dec12) at Scripps Memorial... more info

Ravi Shankar, Sitar Player Who Influenced the Beatles, Father of Norah Jones, Dead at 92

1413 days ago
E! OnlineThe Beatles wouldn't have become the band they eventually were without Ravi Shankar. The iconic Indian sitar player and composer, who schooled George Harrison in Eastern music... more info

Ravi Shankar: 'Godfather Of World Music' Dies

1413 days ago
Sky NewsRavi Shankar has been credited with helping millions discover the centuries-old traditions of Indian music. more info

Recording Academy recognizes lifetime achievement

1413 days ago
USA Today MusicRavi Shankar, Carole King, Temptations among artists honored more info

(Just Heard) R.I.P. Ravi Shankar

1413 days ago
Impose MagazineWorld-reknowned sitar player Ravi Shankar passed away last night at the Scripps Memorial Hospital in San Diego, where he was admitted last week for heart-valve replacement surgery after suffering upper respiratory and heart problems. He was 92 years ... more info

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