West Meets East

West Meets East

Yehudi Menuhin

Ravi Shankar

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The Menuhin Century

"The Rāga chosen by Ravi Shankar for his piece Prabhāti for solo violin and tabla (drums) is nearly identical with the national Japanese scale. Others are equivalent to our major and harmonic minor scales, to Greek modes, to those used in Gypsy and Flamenco music and there are hundreds more, each ex