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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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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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$14.00

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3 CDs

$16.00

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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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$14.00

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Henryk Szeryng (violin), Herman Krebbers (violin), Bella Davidovich (piano), Maurice Gendron (cello), Peter Gallion (piano), Michele Campanella (piano), Daniel Chorzempa (organ)

Orchestre National de l'Opéra de Monte Carlo, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Rotterdam...

2 CDs

$12.50

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CD

($7.25) $6.25

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Martha Argerich, Nelson Freire, Gidon Kremer, Mischa Maisky & Isabelle van Keulen

CD

$14.00

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including Argerich, Perlman, Barenboim & Bernstein

2 CDs

$12.50

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New York Philharmonic, Willem Mengelberg, Arturo Toscanini, Zubin Mehta, Pierre Boulez, Luciano Berio, Sir Thomas Beecham, André Kostelanetz, Artur Rodzinski, Bruno Walter, Charles Munch, Leopold Stokowski, Dmitri Mitropoulos, Kurt Masur, Leonard Bernstein

65 CDs

($199.25) $65.75

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Please note: This set weighs around 3.5kg, so we need to charge extra postage for delivery outside of the UK. Please contact us for further details.

John Browning (piano), Leonard Rose (cello)

pioneering cycle of Prokofiev’s concertos stands up well to more recent accounts…there is a great deal to admire here: a previously unreleased Debussy recital is alone worth the price of admission.... More…

12 CDs

($47.50) $19.00

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