Pandit Ravi Shankar, was a renowned composer of Hindustani classical music. Acknowledged as the finest sitar player in late 20th century, he was honoured with Bharat Ratna in 1999. He also engaged in western music and popularised the use of Indian instruments in pop music in the 1960s.
On ‘Nayak’, 92.7 BIG FM, Sanjeev Srivastava, will take us through Pandit Ravi Shankar’s musical journey.
(Sanjeev Srivastava is founder editor of EditPlatter.Com, India’s first intelligent News Curator, and former India Editor of BBC)