talks & debates

SitarFest: In Conversation with Sukanya Shankar

Part of Classical Season 2020/21

The late Pandit Ravi Shankar’s wife shares candid insights into life with a legendary musician, accompanied by rare pictures and videos.

She relates personal stories about love, family life, music and Suki, their pet dog.

She also talks about her daughter, Anoushka Shankar, a renowned sitar player and composer, and half sister of Norah Jones.

SitarFest is part of Shankar 100, the celebrations for the 100th anniversary of Ravi Shankar’s birth.

Produced by Darbar.

Dates & times

20 Sep 2020
Approximate run time: 90 mins
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Purcell Room


Booking fee: £3.50 (Members £0.00)


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