But Denis pursued a new style of choreography with more symbolic movements, utilizing various images of oriental and Asian gods. These are the major differences between Duncan and Denis. Their attempts were the predecessor to American modern dance.
moderndance in India. At first Shankar practiced dancing but he started to learn sitar playing under Allauddin Khan who was most renowned music teachers of the 20th Century in India, from 1938.
After finishing his studies in 1944, he worked as a musical director for All Indian Radio, New Delhi. In 1956, he began to tour Europe and America playing Indian classical music. In there, he achieved