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(as Pandit Ravishankar)
"Potrait of Genius" (World Pacific Records)>
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Pandit Ravishankar | Ravishankar | Pt. Ravi Shankar | Ravi Shanker
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[to enthusiastic fans who mistakenly applauded during the preliminary warmup] If you like our tuning so much, I hope you will enjoy the playing even more.
Approached George Harrison
in the summer of 1971 with news about the civil war in Bangladesh (then part of Pakistan), and asked Harrison's help in promoting a benefit concert to aid war refugees who had fled to India; Shankar had hoped to raise $10,000. The resulting The Concert for Bangladesh
(1972) raised more than a hundred times that amount, but most of the money was held in escrow, due to an...