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Ravi Shankar, sitar master was 92

Tuesday, December 11, 2012

The iconic Indian sitarist and composer died today in a hospital near San Diego, where he lived. He was 92. Obits: LA Times; NYT

 

Below, Ravi Shankar looks on as Anoushka Shankar conducts a Shankar composition for a concert honoring the late Beatle George Harrison in 2002. Another of Shankar’s daughters is the jazz singer Norah Jones. 


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