Anoushka Shankar

Grammy 2017: Indian Tabla player Sandeep Das’s collaboration with Yo-Yo Ma wins award, Anoushka Shankar loses

Grammy 2017: Indian Tabla player Sandeep Das’s collaboration with Yo-Yo Ma wins award, Anoushka Shankar loses

It was sixth time unlucky for Shankar as she is yet to register a win despite multiple nominations in the category over the years.

Feb 13, 2017, 11:02 AM IST
Anoushka Shankar urges Maharashtra government to help horses

Anoushka Shankar urges Maharashtra government to help horses

Anoushka Shankar has sent a letter on behalf of PETA India to Devendra Fadnavis urging him to put an end to cruelty to horses.

Dec 08, 2016, 16:26 PM IST
Anoushka Shankar coming to India for six city tour

Anoushka Shankar coming to India for six city tour

Sitar player and composer Anoushka Shankar will be in India in December for a six city tour to promote her new album "Land of Gold".

Oct 24, 2016, 18:11 PM IST
Pandit Ravi Shankar's opera to get UK premiere in 2017

Pandit Ravi Shankar's opera to get UK premiere in 2017

Sitar legend Ravi Shankar's only opera "Sukanya", named after his wife, will get its world premiere in the UK in May 2017.

Sep 21, 2016, 19:41 PM IST

Anoushka Shankar hears Europe`s refugees with sitar

Horrified by the suffering of the wave of refugees seeking shelter in Europe, the sitarist Anoushka Shankar has turned their plight into a musical journey.

Apr 11, 2016, 02:16 AM IST
Anoushka Shankar's new album to release soon!

Anoushka Shankar's new album to release soon!

Sitarist Anoushka Shankar is coming up with a new album 'Land of Gold', which will release on April 1.

Feb 10, 2016, 12:33 PM IST
I will be very surprised if I win: Anoushka on 5th Grammy nod

I will be very surprised if I win: Anoushka on 5th Grammy nod

"Home" is a tribute to her late father Ravi Shankar. It features two ragas, one of which is a creation of the legendary sitarist.

Dec 08, 2015, 18:04 PM IST
Grammy Awards 2016: Anoushka Shankar, Asif Kapadia earn nominations

Grammy Awards 2016: Anoushka Shankar, Asif Kapadia earn nominations

Shankar, 34, has been nominated in the Best World Music Album category for her solo album 'Home', which is a pure Indian classical album showcasing the meditative and virtuosic qualities of the Indian raga.

 

Dec 08, 2015, 09:23 AM IST
Anoushka Shankar to tour India in December for 'Home'

Anoushka Shankar to tour India in December for 'Home'

 Internationally acclaimed sitarist Anoushka Shankar will be returning to India this winter for a four-city tour in support of her new album “Home”.

Oct 23, 2015, 18:10 PM IST

Anoushka Shankar to tour India in December

Internationally acclaimed sitarist Anoushka Shankar will return to India this winter for a four-city tour of the sub-continent, in support of her new album "Home". Anoushka will perform in Mumbai (12th), New Delhi (13th), Jaipur (15th) and Bengaluru (18th) in December. The tour is being curated by Alchemist Marketing Solutions.

Oct 23, 2015, 16:46 PM IST
Anoushka Shankar, Neela Vaswani in Grammy race

Anoushka Shankar, Neela Vaswani in Grammy race

Indian artists Anoushka Shankar, Neela Vaswani and Ricky Kej, who have a strong connect with the country, have been nominated in different categories for the Grammy awards this year.

Dec 06, 2014, 16:38 PM IST
Sting's guitar meets Anoushka Shankar's sitar for song

Sting's guitar meets Anoushka Shankar's sitar for song

Rock legend Gordon Matthew Thomas Summer, better known as Sting, has teamed up with sitarist Anoushka Shankar to create a song inspired by the film 'Bhopal: A Prayer For Rain', about the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy.

Oct 04, 2014, 17:16 PM IST

Delhi`s music scene has evolved, become broader: Anoushka Shankar

Sitarist Anoushka Shankar believes the music scene in the Indian capital has come a long way.

Dec 11, 2013, 14:41 PM IST

Anoushka Shankar teams up with sis Norah Jones for new song

Norah Jones and Anoushka Shankar have teamed up to record a new track `The Sun Won`t Set`.

Oct 15, 2013, 15:00 PM IST

Anoushka Shankar to feature in UN `One Women` song

Sitar player Anoushka Shankar, daughter of legendary Pandit Ravi Shankar, is among the 25 artists from 20 countries, to feature in ‘One Woman’ song of the United Nations to celebrate women worldwide.

Mar 07, 2013, 14:21 PM IST

Father`s Grammy bitter-sweet moment for us: Anoushka Shankar

Sitar maestro Ravi Shankar`s double win at the 55th Grammy awards this year, will remain a bitter-sweet memory for his musician daughters Anoushka Shankar and Norah Jones.

Feb 19, 2013, 08:51 AM IST

As a child I suffered sexual and emotional abuse: Anoushka Shankar

Anoushka Shankar, daughter of legendary sitarist Ravi Shankar, has thrown her weight behind an online campaign demanding an end to crime against women, in the wake of the Delhi gang rape.

Feb 13, 2013, 13:10 PM IST

Late sitar legend Ravi Shankar wins Grammy

Two months after his death, Indian sitar legend Ravi Shankar has won the best world music album Grammy for ‘The Living Room Sessions Part 1’ spanning a wide range of Indian classical styles.

Feb 11, 2013, 09:43 AM IST

Norah Jones, Anoushka Shankar accept Ravi Shankar`s posthumous Lifetime Grammy

Sixty days after his demise, sitar legend Pandit Ravi Shankar was honoured with the Lifetime Achievement Grammy award.

Feb 10, 2013, 15:06 PM IST

Anoushka Shankar performs at Fusion concert in Dubai

Grammy Award nominee and daughter of sitar maestro Late Pandit Ravi Shankar, Anoushka Shankar, led a Global Fusion concert here marking the ninth year of Fusion concerts in Dubai.

Feb 04, 2013, 12:52 PM IST