Top 20 Sitar Player celebrities in India
Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Sitar Player celebrities [Updated May 16, 2021].
Ravi Shankar was born
on April 7, 1920
in Varanasi, India.
He was especially close to George Harrison
of The Beatles, a friendship that gained him international recognition and influenced the track "Within You Without You" from Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, The Beatles' 1967 Grammy Award-winning album.
Net Worth 2020: $5 Million
Vilayat Khan was born
on August 28, 1928
He won the Silver Medal for Composing at the 1st Moscow International Film Festival for his work on the film Jalsaghar.
Annapurna Devi was born
on April 23, 1927
Also an instructor, she was one of the first women gurus in her time.
Nikhil Banerjee was born
on October 14, 1931
He would often rise during his years of training at four in the morning to begin practicing and continue throughout the day until he went to bed at 11.
Arvind Parikh was born
on October 19, 1927
He served as the International Music Council's vice president, and as the Indian Musicological Society's president.