Artists Around the World by Encyclopedia Britannica

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Altog ti fe li is h merican during in Ailey A lv A r e th r, rmed ove howeve has perfo r te a n e a h T th Dance by more s created 170 work graphers. 65 choreo Answer: b) the 1940s. © 2008 Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc. n for U O Y ID n D ong was k Louis Armstrong (center) also performed in a number of movies. This picture is from High Society, a 1956 film starring singer Bing Crosby (seated, far left), Frank Sinatra, and Grace Kelly. The Kobal Collection/MGM 58 © 2008 Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc.

In 1891 he went to East Bengal (now Bangladesh) to help manage his family’s lands. He found the village people kind but very poor. Tagore wrote many poems and stories about their condition. He also wrote about the beautiful Bengali countryside, especially the Padma River. Tagore wrote in new forms of verse and in the common language of the Bengali people, rather than in classical styles. His writings became very popular among all Bengalis. His poems of 1901-07 reflect his great sadness at the death of his wife and two of his children.

2008 Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc. ★ NOW? Beethoven’s musical wo rks marked the beginnin gs of Roma ntic music. That sound s like musi c about love But “roman . tic” more b roadly describes a rt th emotions, th at tries to express e dramatic in life, and the individu al person’s experience . RCH LI T GH at His Finger tip s I SE A Music n 1930, at age 10, Ravi Shankar and other family members joined his eldest brother’s Indian dance troupe in Paris, France. The boy lived in France for over five years and studied dance and music.

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