My Music, My Life by Ravi Shankar
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My Music, My Life
By Ravi Shankar

My Music, My Life

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My Music, My Life by Ravi Shankar

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With stunning new photographs and a new final chapter detailing Ravi Shankar s hope for the preservation of Indian classical music, this updated edition of My Music, My Life profiles an extraordinary man. In his own words, Shankar describes his transformation from a young traveling dancer to a Grammy Award-winning, internationally known musician. An autobiography, a history of Indian classical music, and a manual on how to play the sitar, this book is about music as a both a lifestyle and an art. It embodies Ravi Shankar s unique approach to his craft."

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781601090058
ISBN-10: 1601090056
Format: Paperback
(254mm x 203mm x 16mm)
Pages: 160
Imprint: Mandala Publishing Group
Publisher: Mandala Publishing Group
Publish Date: 28-Sep-2007
Country of Publication: United States

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Yours in Music by Ravi Shankar Yours in Music, Paperback (January 2013)

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Language for a New Century by Ravi Shankar Language for a New Century, Paperback (May 2008)

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Author Biography - Ravi Shankar

Ravi Shankar, the legendary sitarist and composer, is a singular phenomenon in the classical music worlds of the East and West. He has written music for Yehudi Menuhin, Jean Pierre Rampal, Phillip Glass and George Harrison. The international award-winning musician is an honorary member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters and is a member of the United Nations International Rostrum of Composers. He is known for his pioneering work in bringing Indian music to the West. He lives in California and India.

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