Shankar, Ravi 1920-
Most widely held works about Ravi Shankar
Most widely held works by Ravi Shankar
Gandhi ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in English and held by 2,177 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the life of Gandhi beginning with his political activities in South Africa during the late 1890's and ending with his assassination at the hands of a Hindu extremist in 1948. Shows the development of his philosophy of non-violence as he leads the people of India to independence from the British.
My music, my life by Ravi Shankar ( Book )
18 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,051 libraries worldwide
Updating Shankar's 1968 work, this edition includes new chapters chronicling his career and the history of Indian classical music, as well as being a manual on how to play the sitar.
Raga mala : the autobiography of Ravi Shankar by Ravi Shankar ( Book )
25 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 573 libraries worldwide
The complete Monterey Pop Festival ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 547 libraries worldwide
Monterey Pop is the first filmed document of a rock festival. The Monterey Pop Festival, held on California's Monterey Peninsula in 1967, inspired Jann Wenner to launch his enormously successful "Rolling Stone Magazine." It also did much to boost the careers of many of the pop and rock stars who performed in it.
Monterey pop ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in English and held by 458 libraries worldwide
Monterey Pop is the first filmed document of a rock festival. The Monterey Pop Festival, held on California's Monterey Peninsula in 1967. It would help launch the careers of Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, and Otis Redding. Captured on film that became immortalized, Pete Townshend destroying his guitar and Jimi Hendrix burning his.
The Tiger and the Brahmin ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 418 libraries worldwide
Traditional Indian folktale about a well-meaning Brahmin who makes the unfortunate mistake of freeing a ferocious tiger from its cage.
The sounds of India by Ravi Shankar ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 407 libraries worldwide
Chants of India by Ravi Shankar ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 365 libraries worldwide
Musique du monde - Inde.
Aparājito The unvanquished ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in Bengali and held by 360 libraries worldwide
Follows the life of the poor Bengali country boy, Apu and his encounter with the school system in Benares and later with the intellectual life at the university in Calcutta.
The concert for Bangladesh George Harrison and friends ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
This was the first benefit concert of its kind in that it brought together an extraordinary assemblage of major artists collaborating for a common humanitarian cause - setting the precedent that music could be used to serve a higher purpose. The concert helped to generate millions of dollars for UNICAF and raised awareness for the organization around the world.
Passages by Ravi Shankar ( Recording )
7 editions published in 1990 in 4 languages and held by 285 libraries worldwide
Gandhi ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 280 libraries worldwide
This film follows Gandhi's life from young lawyer through his historic struggle to free India from colonial rule, leading an entire nation to freedom, using non-violent means.
The Concert for Bangladesh ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 276 libraries worldwide
Ex-Beatle George Harrison organized this benefit concert to raise funds for UNICEF's relief efforts to aid war victims in Bangladesh. Along with Harrison the concert features Eric Clapton, Bob Dylan, Ringo Starr, Billy Preston, Leon Russell, Klaus Voormann and an Indian music section by Ravi Shankar.
Full circle Carnegie Hall, 2000 by Ravi Shankar ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 and held by 253 libraries worldwide
Concerto for sitar & orchestra ; Morning love by Ravi Shankar ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1971 and 1987 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 246 libraries worldwide
Ravi Shankar in portrait ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 232 libraries worldwide
[1st work] The definitive account of India's most celebrated musician follows two years of Ravi Shankar's life against the backdrop of seven decades of collaboration with Western musicians like George Harrison, John Coltrane and Yehudi Menuhin. Archive footage shows key performances filmed from the 1930's to the present.
Monterey International Pop Festival ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 205 libraries worldwide
Charly ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1984 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 203 libraries worldwide
Charly, a gentle retarded man, is befriended by his nightschool teacher, who persuades a famous clinic to do experimental neuro-surgery on him to improve his learning capabilities. The results are spectacular at first, and Charly learns also to handle his emotional growth, but soon he must deal with a frightening discovery.
The concert for Bangla Desh ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1971 and 1991 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 198 libraries worldwide
Ragas by Ravi Shankar ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 188 libraries worldwide
Bandyopādhyāẏa, Bibhūtibhūshaṇa,--1896?-1950 Biographical films Biography California--Monterey Peninsula College students Concert films Concertos (Sitar) Criticism, interpretation, etc. Documentary films Documentary films Drama Epic films Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Folklore Gandhi,--Mahatma,--1869-1948 Hindustani music Historical films India India--Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh) Instrumental music Live sound recordings Monterey International Pop Festival Motion pictures Music festivals Music--Instruction and study Nationalists Nonfiction films Nonviolence Political science Popular music Race relations Ragas Rock concert films Rock films Rock music Rock musicians Sarod and sitar music Shankar, Ravi,--1920- Sitar and tabla music Sitar music Sitar players Social history South Africa Statesmen Teenage boys Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Young men
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