About the Show/Event
Information for Ravi Shankar Centenary - Part of Shankar 100 at Southbank Centre, West End (Concert). Ravi Shankar was a guru, composer, performer, educator, innovator and inspiration to many across the world. His daughters, both exemplary and highly successful artists in their own fields, pay tribute to his musical genius in this show, with special guests including Nitin Sawhney. They guide us through a retrospective of his multi-genre work, including Indian Classical, East-West collaborations and songs from films, for which they are joined by his friends and disciples. Royal Festival Hall
Performers Anoushka Shankar, Norah Jones, Nitin Sawhney (special guest), Vishwa Mohan Bhatt (mohan veena), Tarun Bhattacharya (santoor), Partho Sarothy (sarod), Aditya Verma (sarod), Shubhendra Rao (sitar), Gaurav Mezumdar (sitar), Barry Phillips (cello), Sanjeev Shankar (shehnai), Ashwani Shankar (shehnai), Ravichandra Kulur (flute), Adam Walker (flute), Agnes Clement (harp), Bikram Ghosh (tabla), Tanmoy Bose (tabla), Pratik Shrivastava (sarod), Pirashanna Thevarajah (Indian Jewish Harp)), BC Manjunath (mridangam), Kenji Ota (tanpura), Nick Able (tanpura).