Did Ravi Shankar play at Monterey Pop Festival?

Did Ravi Shankar play at Monterey Pop Festival?

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Baby boomers may remember classical sitar player Ravi Shankar from his legendary appearances at the 1967 Monterey Pop Festival and Woodstock, or his influence on popular music culture at the time.

What is Ravi Shankar most famous song?

Remembering Ravi Shankar With 10 of His Greatest Recordings

  • Ravi Shankar — Sounds of India: Music.
  • Ravi Shankar — “Theme to Pather Panchali“
  • Ravi Shankar and Ustad Ali Akbar Khan — “Raga Palas Kafi”
  • Ravi Shankar and Ustad Zakir Hussain.
  • Ravi Shankar — Live at Monterey.
  • Ravi Shankar and George Harrison — “Prabhujee”

Who played with Ravi Shankar?

Ravi Shankar

Pandit Ravi Shankar KBE BR LH
Years active 1930–2012
Labels World Pacific Angel HMV Apple Dark Horse Private Music East Meets West
Associated acts Uday Shankar Allauddin Khan Ali Akbar Khan Lakshmi Shankar Yehudi Menuhin Chatur Lal Alla Rakha George Harrison Anoushka Shankar Norah Jones John Coltrane

Who is the daughter of Ravi Shankar?

Norah Jones
Anoushka Shankar
Ravi Shankar/Daughters

Is Norah Jones related to Ravi Shankar?

Jones is the daughter of Indian sitarist and composer Ravi Shankar and concert producer Sue Jones, and is the half-sister of fellow musicians Anoushka Shankar and Shubhendra Shankar.

What is the instrument of Ravi Shankar?

the sitar
He played the sitar, an Indian stringed instrument known for its complexity and intoxicating sound, and was considered a supreme master of it.

Who is Sue Jones?

Sue Jones is a Welsh Australian actress best known for her television roles, in soap operas, sitcoms and telemovies, in particular for playing Pam Willis in Neighbours from 1990 to 1994, with itinerant returns.

Did Ravi Shankar play on any Beatles albums?

Although all three albums were originally Shankar releases, for which Harrison served in the role of music producer and guest musician, both Shankar and Harrison are credited as artists on the box set….Collaborations (Ravi Shankar and George Harrison album)

Producer George Harrison
Compiler Olivia Harrison
George Harrison chronology

Who taught George Harrison the sitar?

maestro Ravi Shankar
A year later, Harrison travelled to India to learn how to play the instrument under the renowned sitar maestro Ravi Shankar. In an interview with the BBC’s Mark Tully in April 2000, Shankar said when he first heard Harrison playing the sitar in Norwegian Wood, he was not impressed.

Who invented Santoor?

The santur was invented and developed in the area of Iran and Mesopotamia. “The earliest sign of it comes from Assyrian and Babylonian stone carvings (669 B.C.); it shows the instrument being played while hanging from the player’s neck” (35).