Ravi Shankar Centenary Celebration featuring Anoushka Shankar and special guest Phillip Glass - postponed to 2021 DATE TBA

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Ravi Shankar Centenary Celebration featuring Anoushka Shankar and special guest Phillip Glass - postponed to 2021 DATE TBA

Friday, May 29, 2020, 8 pm
Carnegie Hall
New York, NY

As a performer on sitar, composer and teacher, Ravi Shankar contributed to the worldwide spread of Indian music and culture. His wife, Sukanya Shankar, and daughter, sitarist Anoushka Shankar, have curated this concert in honor of his centenary in 2020. The program celebrates his life and legacy with an evening of his music featuring Anoushka joined by many of his disciples.

Performers

Anoushka Shankar, Sitar
Philip Glass, Piano
Vishwa Mohan Bhatt mohan veena
Tarun Bhattacharya santoor
Partho Sarothy sarod
Shubhendra Rao sitar
Gaurav Mazumdar sitar
Bikram Ghosh tabla
Tanmoy Bose tabla
Barry Phillips cello
Aditya Verma sarod
Ravichandra Kulur flute
Sanjeev Shankar shehnai
Ashwani Shankar shehnai
BC Manjunath mridangam
Pratik Shrivastava sarod
Pirashanna Thevarajah mridangam, ghatam, morsing
Kenji Ota tanpura
Nick Able tanpura
Indrani Mukherjee vocals
Sudakshina Alagia vocals

 

Press Release

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