ISBN 9788183282956,Yours in Music

Yours in Music


Ravi Shankar


Wisdom Tree



Wisdom Tree

Publication Year 2013

ISBN 9788183282956

ISBN-10 8183282954


Number of Pages 105 Pages
Language (English)


Yours in Music a GraphicAutobiography In this graphic novel, join the inimitable Sitar maestro PanditRavi Shankar on his soul stirring journey through life. From beinga sensitive, unsure young boy in the by lanes of Banaras, Shankarbecame one of the greatest global ambassadors of Indianmusic.Challenges, opportunities, hurdles, friendships, grief, joy,hardwork and dedication form the mosaic of Pandit jis compellingportrait. But above all, its his belief in himself and theunmitigated surrender to his art that characterises his intenselife long sadhna. About the Author: Pandit Ravi Shankar Pandit Ravi Shankar, the legendary Hindustani classicalmusician, was born into a musically inclined Bengali family inBanaras, India. The melodious strains of his music swept across theglobe, making him a unifying phenomenon of music in the East andthe West. His peerless genius contributed enormously to world musictraditions and led to innovative collaborations with other leadingworld musicians like George Harrison and Yehudi Menuhin. He is arecipient of numerous awards and titles including the BharatRatna,t he Magsaysay, 2 Grammys and 14 doctorate degrees.