Born: 7 May 1861
Died: 8 August 1941
Rabindranath Tagore, also known by the sobriquet Gurudev, was a Bengali poet, Brahmo religionist, visual artist, playwright, novelist, and composer whose works reshaped Bengali literature and music in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. He became Asia's first Nobel laureate when he won the 1913 Nobel Prize in Literature.
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Settings of his poetic works
Settings of text by Rabindranath Tagore
- Do not go, my love (Richard Hageman)
- I am like a remnant of a cloud of autumn (John Alden Carpenter)
- Light, my light (John Alden Carpenter)
- Non andare via Signore (Simone Stella)
- On the day when death will knock at thy door (John Alden Carpenter)
- On the seashore (Ty Kroll)
- On the seashore of endless worlds (John Alden Carpenter)
- The sleep that flits on baby's eyes (John Alden Carpenter)
- When I bring to you colour'd toys (John Alden Carpenter)