About the Show/Event
Information for Ravi Shankar Centenary at Southbank Centre, West End (Concert). The Shankar family, friends and disciples celebrate 100 years since Ravi Shankar's birth in an event led by his daughters, Anoushka Shankar and Norah Jones. Ravi Shankar was a guru, composer, performer, educator, innovator and inspiration to many across the world. In anniversary concert, his daughters, both exemplary and highly successful artists in their own fields, pay tribute to his musical genius with special guests including Olivia Harrison and Nitin Sawhney. Royal Festival Hall
Performers Vishwa Mohan Bhatt (mohan veena), Tarun Bhattacharya (santoor), Partho Sarody (sarod), Kartik Seshadri (sitar), Shubhendra Rao (sitar), Gaurav Mazumdar (sita/voice), Barry Phillips (cello), Sanjeev Shankar (shehnai), Ashwani Shankar (shehnai), Ravichandra Kulur (flute), Bickram Ghosh (tabla), Tanmoy Bose (tabla), Pratik Shrivastava (sarod), Pirashanna Thevarajah (mridangam/ghatam/morsing), B C Manjunath (mridangam), Kenji Ota (tanpura), Nick Able (tanpura).