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Posts tagged “Ravi Shankar

Ravi Shankar once said pop changes constantly, but great music is like literature. We’ll miss his immensely.

Confirmed by CNN, Ravi Shankar died Tuesday evening at age 92. From his influence on George Harrison to his modern compositions harmonizing sitar work with orchestral instrumentation, Shankar took Eastern-inspired music into the mainstream. I’ll let his music speak for itself, but lovers of great music lost a legend today.

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