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

841 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

841 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

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

Sitar Star Ravi Shankar Dies

841 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

841 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

841 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

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

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

841 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

Give someone a world of music this Christmas with Songlines

869 days ago
Guardian MusicSave 20% on a gift subscription to Songlines magazine this Christmas. Each purchase will be accompanied by two free CDs. The offer is valid until 31 December 2012Songlines is the magazine that looks at the world through music. Covering everything fro... more info

Clip joint: the Beatles

904 days ago
Guardian MusicHelp! us explore the many ways in which John, Paul, George and Ringo have influenced film, then and nowWith Magical Mystery Tour getting the bells-and-whistles reissue treatment this week, here's a look back at the multifaceted and often downright bi... more info

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