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Ravi Shankar at CCNY: Shankar and CCNY

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Ravi Shankar at CCNY

Ravi Shankar was hired by the CCNY Music department as a visiting professor in fall 1967. He taught two courses on Indian music in conjunction with ethnomusicologist Professor Elise Barnett.  All lectures and campus concerts were recorded and are accessible in the CCNY Archives & Special Collections.     

Image: Ravi Shankar teaching at CCNY. From "Master of the Sitar" The Alumnus; City College of New York,  used by permission courtesy of the CCNY Archives & Special Collections