Classical music generally refers to the art music of the Western world, considered to be distinct
from Western folk music or popular music traditions.
Rabindra Sangeet, also known as Tagore Songs, are songs from the Indian subcontinent written and
composed by the Bengali polymath Rabindranath Tagore, winner of the 1913 Nobel Prize in
Literature, the first Indian and also the first non-European to receive such recognition.
Folk music is a music genre that includes traditional folk music and the contemporary genre that
evolved from the former during the 20th-century folk revival.