Le carnaval des animaux (Saint-Saëns, Camille)

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Performances

Recordings

For 2 Pianos and Orchestra (Composer)

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Carolus (2010/5/26)

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Carolus (2010/6/10)

Performer Pages Neal O'Doan (Piano)
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For Piano 4 hands (Garban)

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Gabrielhero (2015/6/22)

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Le cygne (No.13)

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Steligo (2015/7/14)

Performer Pages Matilda Colliard (cello)
Stefano Ligoratti (piano)
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For 2 Horns, 4 Trumpets, 4 Trombones and Tuba (Rondeau)

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Michrond (2018/3/8)

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For Solo instrument and Guitar (Packham)

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Reccmo (2012/3/4)

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For Organ (Gouin)

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Keanur (2016/7/30)

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Publisher Info. Montréal: Les Éditions Outremontaises, 2016
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Sheet Music

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Schalltrichter (2013/7/9)

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Feldmahler (2006/12/07)

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Max.bigazzi (2010/8/20)

Editor First edition (reprint)
Publisher. Info. Paris: Durand & Cie., 1922. Plate D. & F. 10,154.
Reprinted The Carnival of the Animals in Full Score
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Parts

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Publisher. Info. Paris: Durand & Cie., 1922. Plate D. & F. 10,155.
Reprinted Boca Raton: Edwin F. Kalmus, n.d.(after 1998).
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Finale (No.14)

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Arrangements and Transcriptions

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For Piano 4 hands (Garban)

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Morel (2007/9/8)

Arranger Lucien Garban (1877-1959)
Publisher. Info. Paris: Durand & Cie., 1922. Plate D. & F. 10,195.
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For Piano (Garban)

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Aewanko (2008/9/14)

Arranger Lucien Garban (1877-1959)
Publisher. Info. Paris: Durand & Cie., 1951. Plate D. & F. 13,538.
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Selections (Nos.1, 5, 9, 12)

For 2 Horns, 4 Trumpets, 4 Trombones and Tuba (Rondeau)

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Michrond (2018/3/8)

Arranger Michel Rondeau (b. 1948)
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L'éléphant (No.5)

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For Solo Double Bass, 3 Violins and Viola (Angulo)

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For Cello and Piano (Garban)

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Generoso (2008/12/15)

Arranger Lucien Garban (1877-1959)
Publisher. Info. Paris: Durand & Cie., 1922. Plate D. & F. 10,217.
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Le coucou au fond des bois (No.9)

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For Mezzo-Soprano and Piano (Mourey)

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For Organ (Gouin)

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Volière (No.10)

For Flute and Piano (Garban)

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Arranger Lucien Garban (1877–1959)
Publisher. Info. Paris: Durand & Cie., 1922. Plate D. & F. 10,215.
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Fossiles (No.12)

For Xylophone and Piano 4 Hands (Chandler)

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Le cygne (No.13)

For Cello and Orchestra (Vidal)

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Arranger Paul Vidal (1863-1931)
Publisher. Info. Paris: Durand, n.d.[1903]. Plate D. & F. 6298.
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Arranger Paul Vidal (1863-1931)
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Arranger Paul Vidal (1863-1931)
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For Cello and Strings (Çoku)

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For 5 Accordions (De Bra)

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For Flute, Oboe, Clarinet and Bassoon (Kuo)

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For Cello, 2 Violins and Viola (Composer-Fine)

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For Violin, Cello and Piano (Rissland)

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Schalltrichter (2012/10/19)

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Publisher. Info. The Ditson Trio Album, Vol.1 (No.5)
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For Mezzo-Soprano and Piano (Mourey)

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For Flute and Piano (Taffanel)

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Arranger Paul Taffanel (1844-1908)
Publisher. Info. Paris: Durand & Schoenewerk, n.d.[1888]. Plate D.S. 3891bis.
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For Pan-Flute and Guitar (Cecchi)

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For Solo instrument and Guitar (Packham)

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For Clarinet and Piano

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Publisher. Info. Boston: Harry Bettoney, 1905. Plate H. B. 34-8.
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For Alto Saxophone and Piano (Yokoyama)

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For Violin and Piano (Composer)

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Publisher. Info. Paris: Durand & Schoenewerk, n.d.[1888]. Plate D.S. 3891.
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For Violin and Piano (Godowsky)

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Arranger Leopold Godowsky (1870-1938)
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Arranger Louis van Waefelghem (1840-1908)
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For 2 Cellos and Piano (Mandozzi)

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For Cello and Piano (Composer)

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Publisher. Info. Paris: Durand & Schoenewerk, n.d.[1887]. Plate D.S. 3891 (sc), 3767 (pt).
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Kyletieman (2009/7/24)

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For Harp or Organ and Piano (Pinto)

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For Voice and Piano (Samm)

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Daphnis (2009/7/28)

Arranger Jacques Durand (1865-1928), as J. Samm
Publisher. Info. Paris: Durand, 1922. Plate D. & F. 10,287.
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For Piano 4 hands (Durand)

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Publisher. Info. Paris: Durand & Schoenewerk, n.d.[1888]. Plate D.S. 3962.
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For Viola

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For Organ (Guilmant)

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Arranger Alexandre Guilmant (1837-1911)
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Arranger Alexandre Guilmant (1837-1911)
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For Organ (Salter)

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For Piano (Godowsky)

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Final (No.14)

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Work Title Le Carnaval des Animaux (The Carnival of the Animals)
Alternative. Title Grande Fantaisie Zoologique
Name Translations 动物狂欢节; 動物狂歡節; O Carnaval dos Animais; La Bestokarnavalo; Karneval zvierat; Karnawał zwierząt; Le Carnaval des animaux; קרנבל החיות; Карнавал животных; The Carnival of the Animals; El carnaval de los animales; ขบวนพาเหรดของสัตว์; Eläinten karnevaali; Карнавал тварин; Il carnevale degli animali; Karneval der Tiere; 動物の謝肉祭; Karneval zvířat; Le Carnaval des Animaux; Dyrenes Karneval; 동물의 사육제; کارناوال جانوران; O carnaval dos animais; Carnavalul animalelor
Name Aliases 動物嘉年華; Carnaval dos Animais; Karnavalo de la bestoj; Carnaval des Animaux; Carnaval de los animales; Carnevale degli animali; Der Karneval der Tiere; Carnival of the Animals; Carnaval der dieren; Het Carnaval der dieren
Authorities WorldCat; Wikipedia; VIAF: 177405837; LCCN: n81014872; GND: 30013360X; SUDOC: 135388627; BNF: 13918517c
Composer Saint-Saëns, Camille
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. R.125
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ICS 36
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 14 movements:
I. Introduction et marche royale du Lion (Introduction and Royal March of the Lion)
II. Poules et Coqs (Hens and Cocks)
III. Hémiones (animaux véloces) (Wild Asses)
IV. Tortues (Tortoises)
V. L'Éléphant (The Elephant)
VI. Kangourous (Kangaroos)
VII. Aquarium
VIII. Personnages à longues oreilles (Personages with Long Ears)
IX. Le coucou au fond des bois (The Cuckoo in the Depths of the Woods)
X. Volière (Aviary)
XI. Pianistes (Pianists)
XII. Fossiles (Fossils)
XIII. Le Cygne (The Swan)
XIV. Finale
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1886 (February)
First Performance. 1922-02-26 in Paris, Concerts-Colonne*
Gaston Blanquart, Hippolyte Lopès (pianos), Orchestra, Gabriel Pierné (conductor)
First Publication. 1887 (XIII: Le Cygne)*
1922 (complete work)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 20 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Solo: 2 pianos
Orchestra: flute (also piccolo), clarinet, glockenspiel, xylophone, strings
External Links Wikipedia article
Le carnaval des animaux - scores at Sheet Music Plus
Extra Information *Publication, Performance History