Ravi Shankar: Remembering George Harrison! | Page 2 | Fab Forum

Introducing the inaugural Fab Forum February Fundraiser! Click here for more details.

Please consider registering
Guest

sp_LogInOut Log In sp_Registration Register

Register | Lost password?
Advanced Search

— Forum Scope —






— Match —





— Forum Options —





Minimum search word length is 4 characters - maximum search word length is 84 characters

sp_Feed sp_TopicIcon
Ravi Shankar: Remembering George Harrison!
No permission to create posts
12 May 2011
2.24am
Avatar
mr. Sun king coming together
Nowhere Land
Apple rooftop
Forum Posts: 6980
Member Since:
19 September 2010
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

Joe has a review on here somewhere. He is probably the opinion to seek. But, if my memory serves correct, Joe claimed it to be far deeper into Indian music then you saw in the Beatles, but it can be very gratifying. Something along those lines. But I personally don't own it.

As if it matters how a man falls down.'

'When the fall's all that's left, it matters a great deal.

12 May 2011
12.27pm
Avatar
Joe
Pepperland
Admin
Forum Posts: 4390
Member Since:
31 March 2008
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

Here you go: http://www.beatlesbible.com/pe.....i-shankar/

Please don't spoil my day; I'm miles away

Can buy me love! Please consider using these links to support the Beatles Bible: Amazon | iTunes

12 May 2011
5.15pm
Avatar
Inner Light
Friar Park
Candlestick Park
Forum Posts: 527
Member Since:
20 December 2010
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

Daytripper2009 said:

Has anyone bought and listened to the Ravi Shankar and George Harrison Collaboration box set that came out?  If so, any opinions you care to share?  I can't decide if I want to get it or not..

I purchased the box set in December. Once again, this is basically a Ravi Shankar set and if you don't like sitar and indian music, then you will probably not like this. George helped and produced the albums with Ravi. The packaging is very elaborate. It is numbered and has a very nice hard cover book inside with photos that I have never seen before. The photos are glossy and adds a lot to the book. As far as the music goes, my favorite is the 'Chants Of India' which was the last collaboration between the two. I use this a lot for Yoga practice.

The further one travels, the less one knows
10 October 2011
12.25am
Avatar
Inner Light
Friar Park
Candlestick Park
Forum Posts: 527
Member Since:
20 December 2010
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

mithveaen said:

Inner Light said:

YIP-EEE!   I'm excited. I just purchased tickets for Ravi and Anoushka Shankar for a concert on May 19th in San Francisco a-hard-days-night-george-8

Awesome Inner Light!! We would love to have a review when you watch it!

 

And Happy Birthday Ravi a-hard-days-night-george-10

Well I finally got to see the Ravi Shankar concert on Friday night at the Davies Symphony Hall in San Francisco. For me, it was an inspiring show. He played for about 90 minutes and does not sit in the cross legged position anymore due to his age but sat upright the whole time without back support. He is truly amazing. He still plays the sitar with accuracy, emotion and soul. Tanmoy Bose his Tabla player was also with him along with 5 other musicians.

I am so inspired to continue to learn and play my sitar and have been very humbled at the fact I was able to see him perform one last time. My last show was with George in 1974. He now has a white beard and walks with a cane but still has the same charisma as he did the last time I saw him Live.

Here is a link to the show he did a few days before mine in Southern California.

 

http://latimesblogs.latimes.co.....-hall.html

The further one travels, the less one knows
No permission to create posts
Forum Timezone: America/Chicago

Most Users Ever Online: 597

Currently Online: Von Bontee, Zig, Necko, AppleScruffJunior, Ahhh Girl, Annadog40, Merch, ewe2, Georgefan, Silly Girl
64 Guest(s)

Currently Browsing this Page:
1 Guest(s)

Top Posters:

meanmistermustard: 17120

Ahhh Girl: 10726

Annadog40: 9698

Zig: 7531

parlance: 7092

mr. Sun king coming together: 6980

Mr. Kite: 6092

Silly Girl: 5746

trcanberra: 5528

Ron Nasty: 4926

Member Stats:

Guest Posters: 87

Members: 3329

Moderators: 4

Admins: 2

Forum Stats:

Groups: 3

Forums: 42

Topics: 3815

Posts: 201845

Newest Members:

ravenswolf, Gamer1234, Stockholm1955, tomomi, ttn48griff

Moderators: Ahhh Girl: 10726, meanmistermustard: 17120, Zig: 7531, Joe: 4390

Administrators: Joe: 4390, Ellie: 3

Members Birthdays
sp_BirthdayIcon
Today: VeraChuckDave
Upcoming: None