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This page lists all recordings of Le carnaval des animaux (Carnival of the Animals, a Zoological Fantasy) by Charles Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921).

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Daniele Rossi (organ), Martha Argerich (piano) & Antonio Pappano (piano), narrated in French by Annie Dutoit (Martha Argerich’s daughter)

Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Antonio Pappano

[In the Organ Symphony] Pappano brings us a drama in music that undoubtedly compels and raises the hairs at every turn. The only trouble is that it leaves one wondering whether Saint-Saëns really... More…

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and other works

Truls Mørk (cello), Louis Lortie (piano), Hélène Mercier (piano) & Alasdair Malloy (glass harmonica)

Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Neeme Järvi

[Mørk's] noble command is ideal in the darkly blazing, virtuosic second concerto. One of our great lyric instrumentalists, he gives a deeply-felt, but never over-dramatised performance, a piercing... More…

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($15.00) $12.00

This item is currently out of stock at the UK distributor. You may order it now but please be aware that it may be six weeks or more before it can be despatched.

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Renaud Capuçon (violin), Gautier Capuçon (cello), Frank Braley (piano), Michel Dalberto (piano), Emmanuel Pahud (flute), Paul Meyer (clarinet), David Guerrier (trumpet), Marie-Pierre Langlamet (harp), Béatrice Muthelet (viola), Esther Hoppe (violin), Janne Saksala (double bass), Florent Jodelet (percussion)

'What hard things,' wrote Saint-Saëns, 'have been said against virtuosity!… The fact must be proclaimed from the house-tops – in art a difficulty overcome is a thing of beauty.' There are many... More…

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Alexander Armstrong (narrator), Richard Casey, Ian Buckle (piano duet)

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Vasily Petrenko

There’s a palpable smile in [Armstrong’s] sonorous baritone – and the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra’s invigorating account makes up for any lack of excitement in the reading…The rarity... More…

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$11.00

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3 CDs

$17.25

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Itzhak Perlman Vol. 59

Itzhak Perlman (violin & narrator), Katia Labeque, Marielle Labeque (piano duet)

Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, Zubin Mehta

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BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Martyn Brabbins

No one obviously told British composer Richard Blackford about the show business adage 'Never work with children or animals'. Courageously, and with technical flair, he forged ahead with The... More…

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$15.00

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The Kanneh--Masons, with Michael Morpurgo and Olivia Colman

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($15.00) $13.50

Due for release on 6th Nov 2020

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The Kanneh-Masons, with Michael Morpugo and Olivia Colman

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($32.75) $30.00

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Martha Argerich & Friends

Her characteristically high voltage as a performer remains constant more or less for the duration, even when she’s not actually playing. Her coltish spirit permeates everything you hear. More…

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7 CDs

$65.75

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