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Balasaraswati

Overview page. Subjects: Indian Music — Dance.

(Tanjore Balasaraswati; born 13 May 1918 in Madras, died 9 February 1984 in Madras), Indian dancer.

Balasaraswati was

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Balasaraswati

Overview page. Subjects: Indian Music — Dance.

(Tanjore Balasaraswati; born 13 May 1918 in Madras, died 9 February 1984 in Madras), Indian dancer.

Balasaraswati was

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Balasaraswati (13 May 1918)

Luise Elcaness Scripps.

in The International Encyclopedia of Dance

January 1998; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dance. 1119 words.

(Tanjore Balasaraswati; born 13 May 1918 in Madras, died 9 February 1984 in Madras), Indian dancer.

Balasaraswati was

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Balasaraswati (13 May 1918)

Debra Craine and Judith Mackrell.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dance. 80 words.

Indian dancer. After making her debut at the age of 7 at the Ammanakshi Amman temple in Kanchipuram, she

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Balasaraswati, Thanjavur (1918 - 1984), dancer, musician

Narayana Menon.

in Grove Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 262 words.

(b Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, 13 May 1918; d ? Madras, 1984). South Indian dancer and musician. Her family included many distinguished dancers and musicians since the 18th century; during the...

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Bālasaraswati, T. (13 May 1918)

Saṅgīt Mahābhāratī.

in The Oxford Encyclopaedia of the Music of India

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Indian Music. 435 words.

In 1955, she became the first recipient of the Central Sangeet Natak Akademi award for Bharata Nāṭyam and also

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Rukmiṇi Devi Arundale (29 Feb. 1904)

Saṅgīt Mahābhāratī.

in The Oxford Encyclopaedia of the Music of India

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Indian Music. 297 words.

Her name stands in the list of pioneers next to T. Balasaraswati. She was honoured with the Padma Bhushan

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Lakshmi Knight

Overview page. Subjects: Dance.

(born 30 October 1943 in Madras), Indian dancer, musician, and teacher.

Knight was trained in bharata nāṭyam and Karnatic music by her mother, T. Balasaraswati. She began...

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My Song

Kiranmayi Indraganti.

in Her Majestic Voice

February 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 22484 words.

Chapter 4, ‘My Song: Life as a Playback Singer’, is organized around a few key issues that characterized the female playback singer’s identity. Whether it is a star singer singing for the...

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Solomons, Gus, Jr.

Pamela Lee Gray.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1059 words.

dancer, teacher, and choreographer, was born in Boston, Massachusetts, to parents whose names and occupations are now unknown. Little is known of his early life, but he received a BA in...

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DeLavallade, Carmen (<i>born</i> 1931), Dancer, Stage / Screen Actor, Choreographer / Dance Director, Educator

Pamela Lee Gray.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1194 words.

dancer, chorographer, and teacher, was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, and raised by her aunt Adele, who owned the Hugh Gordon Book Shop, one of the most prominent African American book...

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