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Ravi Shankar, RIP


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#1 Helene

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Posted 12 December 2012 - 10:40 AM

The sad news continues: Ravi Shankar has died at 82:

http://www.salon.com...emium)_7_30_110

My favorite memory of him was at one of his concerts with his daughter at the new Symphony Hall.

RIP, Mr. Shankar.

#2 Marga

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Posted 12 December 2012 - 11:34 PM

Thank you, Helene, for the link to this good article about Ravi Shankar's life.
I keep forgetting that Norah Jones is also his daughter.

[size=4][font='Times New Roman']May he rest in peace.[/font][/size]

#3 Kathleen O'Connell

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Posted 13 December 2012 - 06:46 AM

WNYC has set up a "Remembering Ravi Shankar" page with links to interviews and performances taken from its archives.

Among them is a 1996 "New Sounds" performance featuring Shankar and his then 15-year old daughter Anoushka -- now a star in her own right -- and an interview from 1985.

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Posted 13 December 2012 - 10:56 AM

Thanks so much for the link -- I've been rummaging through my collection here.

#5 Moonlily

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Posted 13 December 2012 - 10:58 AM

Thank you for the link. I had just started going through some of his works some days ago.
May he rest in peace.


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