The Carnival of the Animals

The Carnival of the Animals (Le carnaval des animaux) is a suite in fourteen movements by Saint-Saëns. Written in 1886, it lasts around 25 minutes. It calls for two pianos, two violins, viola, cello, double bass, flute (and piccolo), clarinet (C and B♭), glass harmonica, and xylophone. From the beginning, Saint-Saëns regarded the work as a piece of fun, even confessing that he worked on it when he should have been working on his third symphony. He specified in his will that it should be published posthumously. Following his death in 1921, the work was performed in February 1922 ... más

About this Piece

Previous page Page # of #Next page
Full-screen
Advertisements

Partituras

TítuloPreviewFavoriteDescarga
Partituras The Carnival of the Animals - Complete score of all movements PreviewFavoriteDescarga
Partituras The Carnival of the Animals - Composers transcription for violin and piano, score and part PreviewFavoriteDescarga
Partituras The Carnival of the Animals - Transcription for Organ PreviewFavoriteDescarga
Partituras The Carnival of the Animals - Transcription for pan flute and guitar PreviewFavoriteDescarga
Partituras The Carnival of the Animals - Transcription for piano 4 hands PreviewFavoriteDescarga
Partituras The Carnival of the Animals - Transcription for viola (solo part) PreviewFavoriteDescarga
Partituras The Carnival of the Animals - Violoncello PreviewFavoriteDescarga

Music recordings

TítuloIntérpretePreviewFavoriteLicenciaDescarga
RecordingThe Carnival of the Animals - Introduction
FavoriteDescarga
RecordingThe Carnival of the Animals - I. Lions Royal March
FavoriteDescarga
RecordingThe Carnival of the Animals - II. Hens and roosters
FavoriteDescarga
RecordingThe Carnival of the Animals - III. Swift Animals
FavoriteDescarga
RecordingThe Carnival of the Animals - IV. Tortoises
FavoriteDescarga
RecordingThe Carnival of the Animals - V. The Elephant
FavoriteDescarga
RecordingThe Carnival of the Animals - VI. Kangaroos
FavoriteDescarga
RecordingThe Carnival of the Animals - VII. Aquarium
FavoriteDescarga
RecordingThe Carnival of the Animals - VIII. Personages with long ears
FavoriteDescarga
RecordingThe Carnival of the Animals - IX. The Cuckoo in the deep woods
FavoriteDescarga
RecordingThe Carnival of the Animals - X. Aviary
FavoriteDescarga
RecordingThe Carnival of the Animals - XI. Pianists
FavoriteDescarga
RecordingThe Carnival of the Animals - XII. Fossils
FavoriteDescarga
RecordingThe Carnival of the Animals - XIII. The Swan
FavoriteDescarga
RecordingThe Carnival of the Animals - XIV. Finale
FavoriteDescarga
RecordingThe Carnival of the Animals - I. Lions Royal March (Solo piano version)
FavoriteDescarga
RecordingThe Carnival of the Animals - V. The Elephant (Solo piano version)
FavoriteDescarga
RecordingThe Carnival of the Animals - VII. Aquarium (Solo piano version)
FavoriteDescarga
RecordingThe Carnival of the Animals - XIII. The Swan (Solo piano version)
FavoriteDescarga

Muestras

Questions

There are no questions yet.