Ananda Shankar (11
December 1942 - 26 March 1999) was a Bengali musician best known for fusing
Western and Eastern musical styles. He was married to Tanusree Shankar.
Born in Almora in Uttar
Pradesh, India, Shankar was the son of Amala and Uday Shankar, popular
dancers, and also the nephew of renowned sitarist Ravi Shankar. Ananda did
not learn sitar from his uncle but studied instead with Lalmani Misra at
Banaras Hindu University.
Ananda Shankar - RS
Ananda Shankar, Michael
Botts, Joe Pollard, Jerry Scheff, Mark Tulin, Dick Roshmini, Drake Levin,
Paul Lewinson, Pranish Khan & Ananda Shankar
Drums, Bass, Guitars,
Keyboards, Moog Synthesizer, Tabla & Sitar