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Shan·kar

 (shän′kär, shäng′-), Ravi 1920-2012.
Indian musician and composer who popularized classical Indian music in the West.
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Shankar

(ˈʃæŋkɑː)
n
(Biography) Ravi (ˈrɑːviː). 1920–2012 Indian sitarist
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Noun1.Shankar - Indian sitar player who popularized classical Indian music in the West (born in 1920)
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The music gurus were Ustad Allaudin Khan, Ali Akbar Khan (the Ustad's son), Vishnudass Shirali and Ravi Shankar, Uday's younger brother who became a world-renowned sitar maestro.
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