Sitar legend Ravi Shankar dies

Associated Press
Disciples of legendary Indian sitar player Ravi Shankar put up his portrait for a prayer meeting to pay him tributes at his music center, in New Delhi, India , Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012. Shankar, who is credited with connecting the world to Indian music, died Tuesday in San Diego, California at the age of 92. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)

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Ravi Shankar died Dec. 11 at age 92. A statement on his website said he died in San Diego, with his wife and a daughter by his side. The musician's foundation issued a statement saying that he had suffered upper respiratory and heart problems and had recently undergone heart-valve replacement surgery.

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