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Prom 27

 03 August 2005 at 19.30 

Prom 27

Royal Albert Hall, London
Kensington Gore, London SW7 2AP
United Kingdom
020 7589 8212
http://www.royalalberthall.com/

Ravi Shankar (sitar)
Anoushka Shankar (sitar)#
Tanmoy Bose (tabla)

BBC Symphony Orchestra*
Jurjen Hempel conductor*


Ravi Shankar, who this year celebrates his 85th birthday, premiered his Sitar Concerto No. 1 in London; tonight it is performed by his daughter and protégée Anoushka. Delhi-born Param Vir's 1994 BBC Philharmonic commission is named after the mountain at which an 11th-century Tibetan saint attained enlightenment. The concert closes with a sequence of evening ragas.


Param Vir : Horse Tooth White Rock
Ravi Shankar : Sitar Concerto No.1
- - : Sandhya (evening) ragas
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Posted by David Bruce


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