Sitar is a Indian classical musical instrument, part of lute family of stringed instruments

Anoushka Shankar - Contemporary Sitarist Extraordinaire 

Famous Sitar Player Anoushka Shankar

Known for pushing classical music and instruments to new discoveries, Anoushka Shankar has made a lasting impact on the international music scene. She was born in London and lives there now, but also spent time in New Dehli and California. From a young age, she started collecting accolades and impressive performances such as Carnegie Hall, joining her father, Ravi Shankar on his worldwide tour, and being the first performer of Indian music at the Grammy Awards when she was first nominated. 

Find yourself some Anoushka Shankar downloads and be amazed at the blend of sounds and the creative experience you get from her music. She has performed and recorded with dozens of well-known artists including Thievery Corporation and Lenny Kravitz. You can probably find her through some of your other favorites like Herbie Hancock, Rodrigo y Gabriela, Joshua Bell, Thievery Corporation, London Philarmonic Orchestra, and a concert tribute to George Harrison.

She has released three albums, received two Grammy nominations, and has put on concerts around the world. She is supremely skilled in classical sitar music, but also experiments with mixing different genres and sounds in the Anoushka Shankar Project making her appealing to both contemporary and classical listeners. 



To prove her creativity knows no bounds, she's also a published author, movie actress, and involved in animal rights campaigns. Join the rest of the world in enjoying Anoushka Shankar downloads, or find her next tour stop! You won't be disappointed.