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Anoushka Shankar

Anoushka Shankar was born on the 9th June 1981 in London. At the age of nine, Anoushka began training on the sitar with her father, Ravi Shankar, and by the age of thirteen was giving her first public performances. Her first album, Anoushka, was released in 1998 and she has since released a further five studio albums. She is working on a new album... See full bio »


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 2014 Die Harald Schmidt Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
 2012 Savages (writer: "Mandala")
 2006/II Catch and Release (performer: "Raga Madhuvanti (Gat In Rupak) (7-Beat) (Live)")
 2001 America's Sweethearts (performer: "Shuddia Sarang")
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 2006 Sacred: Angkor Wat (Short)
 2005 Ancient Marks (Short)
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 2012 Midnight's Children (musician: sitar)
 2005/I Water (musician: sitar)
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 2004 Dance Like a Man
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 2011 Hanna (special thanks - as Anoushka Shankar-Wright)
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 2013 ¡Atención obras! (TV Series)
- Episode #2.15 (2013) ... Herself
 2011 Ànima (TV Series)
- Episode #5.15 (2011) ... Herself
 2011 Miradas 2 (TV Series documentary)
- Episode dated 10 December 2011 (2011) ... Herself
 2011 The Review Show (TV Series)
Herself - Performer
- Episode dated 28 October 2011 (2011) ... Herself - Performer
 2010 Asia Uncut with Jon Niermann (TV Series)
- Episode dated 21 March 2010 (2010) ... Herself
 2003 Concert for George (Video documentary)
 2001 Ravi Shankar: Between Two Worlds (Documentary)
 2000 The Beatles Revolution (TV Movie documentary)

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Radio PSA, "Hip-Hop Literacy," Lyrical Knockout Entertainment

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Anoushka Shankar-Wright

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