Barry Phillips – Cellist

Barry has toured worldwide with Ravi Shankar’s daughter’s group – The Anoushka Shankar Project, the Coulter/Phillips Ensemble, has concertized and recorded with fiddler Alasdair Fraser, guitarist Martin Simpson , harpist Aine Minogue, sitarist and the legendary British rock group Camel . F Since 1996 Barry had assisted Ravi Shankar in several compositions, including music for Mstislav Rostropovich, Joshua Bell and the “Concert for George”, a George Harrison celebration at the Albert Hall, where he also performed on cello for both the Indian orchestra and the rock/pop sets along with Paul McCartney , Eric Clapton , Ringo Starr and others. In 2013 Barry received a Grammy as producer/engineer of Ravi Shankar’s CD “The Living Room Sessions Part 1.