HomeScenePeople News Notable deaths in 2012: A Timeline Variety Staff Follow Us on Twitter @Variety 0 Share This Article Reddit LinkedIn Pin It Email Tumblr December 29, 2012 | 02:06PM PT Ravi Shankar – Dec. 11Called the “godfather of world music” by George Harrison, the Oscar- and Grammy-winning sitarist introduced Indian music to much of the Western world, as well as scoring Satyajit Ray’s “Apu Trilogy.” | Read More << PREVIOUS | HOME | NEXT >> Filed Under: Satyajit RayThe Godfather Trilogy Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY. Post A Comment 0 Most Popular 1 Digital 3:35AM PT Netflix, Amazon Prime Face Content, Investment Quotas in Europe 2 TV 9:44PM PT ‘The Voice’ Crowns Season 10 Winner 3 TV 9:06PM PT ‘Dancing With the Stars’ Reveals Season 22 Winner 4 Film 7:31PM PT ‘X-Men: Apocalypse,’ ‘Alice Through the Looking Glass’ to Make for Strong Memorial Day Box Office 5 Biz 6:40PM PT Melissa Gilbert Drops Congressional Bid Variety Jobs Creative Development Coordinator Triptyk Studios, New York, New York Account/Project Coordinator (Ad Agency) Petrol Advertising, Burbank, California Media Specialist Bridgewater Associates, Westport, Connecticut Executive Director, Aspen Film Company Confidential, Aspen, Colorado Associate Director, YouTuber & Gamer Partnerships Save the Children, Fairfield, Connecticut See More Jobs Marketplace Leave a Reply No Comments Cancel reply Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications. Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.