Godfather of World Music
His Early Career 1930-1965
Shankar Meets Rock Music 1966-1971
West Meets East. One year later Ravi would found the Kinnara School of Music in Mumbai. George Harrison of The Beatles, was the first to introduce Ravi to Rock music and included him in various song the album Rubber Soul. Later he would play in hit songs like Norwegian Wood and Across the Universe. At the Monterrey Music Festival he performed with many other musicians like Jimi Hendrix and The Who.
The Last Years of Ravi Shankar 1972-2012
Did You Know
2. His first live performance was when he was 9 and he performed live for the rest of his 83 years.