Pandit Ravi Shankar, the “Godfather of World Music”, has passed. The legendary sitar player that brought Indian music to the West, died late December 11th, 2012, in San Diego near his home. He is survived by his wife Sukanya, and daughter Anoushka. He is father to jazz singer Norah Jones, and also survived by three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Famous for teaching Beatle George Harrison the sitar, he recorded with the super group on the album “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Heart’s Club Band”. More….