Pablo Picasso comes to Paris to seek his fortune, during the Paris Exposition of 1900, but also experiences a tragedy. The Olympic Games of 1900 were also held in Paris. Franco-Italian relations become warmer. Instability in Morocco creates an opening for French intervention, provided some sort of understanding can be reached with Britain.
Gymnopédies No. 1
Composed in 1888 by Erik Satie. Public domain.
Performed by Accou. Public domain recording. Source.
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