On January 31, WNYC broadcasts the world premiere of Ravi Shankar
's third Concerto for Sitar and Orchestra
live from Carnegie Hall, featuring Anoushka Shankar
and the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
. In a first-of-its-kind project, filmmakers Chris and Alex Browne document the passion, chaos, and excitement of the collaboration between Ravi, Anoushka and the Orpheus musicians—both on and off the stage—providing viewers with an inside look at what it takes to create and refine a finished product for the world to hear.
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Special Feature:Anoushka Shankar
and the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra give an open rehearsal of Ravi Shankar's third Concerto for Sitar and Orchestra at the Asia Society. Watch the Video