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 ... more

This sheet contains the following parts:

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

Camille Saint-Saëns

Charles-Camille Saint-Saens was a French Late-Romantic composer, organist, conductor, and pianist. He is known especially for The Carnival of the Animals, Danse ...