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12 March 2011
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Joe said:

Zig - George may have started off self-taught, but quickly realised he needed some proper tuition. Hence the trips to India in (I think) 1966 and 1967.

Ravi Shankar was one of his teachers. I once read a quote, possibly by him, saying that Indian musicians laughed at Norwegian Wood when it came out, because the sitar playing was so amateurish and simplistic.

And to think I love how the sitar sounds in there. a-hard-days-night-ringo-6

 

 

 

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My friend lent me the DVD, finally watching it.

Has anyone else seen it?  So many feels!  paul-mccartneypaul-mccartneypaul-mccartney  

Much love to ya George!  hearthearthearta-hard-days-night-george-9

 

Edit:  Just finished.  I lost it when they did "All Things Must Pass" and "My Sweet Lord".  SO much love for George, it's a beautiful thing!  

"Please don't bring your banjo back, I know where it's been..  I wasn't hardly gone a day, when it became the scene..  Banjos!  Banjos!  All the time, I can't forget that tune..  and if I ever see another banjo, I'm going out and buy a big balloon!"

 

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