Ravi Shankar: 'Our teaching is based on oral tradition; our music is not written down.'

Yehudi Menuhin: 'That's why it's alive!'

Violinist Yehudi Menuhin discusses and plays Indian music with friend and colleague Ravi Shankar.

The Strad's May 2016 Menuhin Centenary issue is out now – download through The Strad App or on desktop computer

Watch: Violinist Yehudi Menuhin on the importance of practice