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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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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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Martha Argerich (piano), Mischa Maisky (cello) & Martha Argerich (piano), Renaud Capuçon (violin) & Francesco Piemontesi (piano), Alissa Margulis (violin) & Jura Margulis (piano), Gautier Capuçon (cello) & Gabriela Montero (piano), Andrey Baranov (violin) & Jura Margulis (piano),...

The festival has class written all over it and exudes more joy - and humour - than any comparable event known to me. Argerich herself leads off here, in Beethoven's First Piano Concerto, displaying... More…

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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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A film by Felix Cabez

Katia and Marielle Labèque (pianos)

Berliner Philharmoniker, Sir Simon Rattle

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City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Louis Frémaux

There's a lot of French music in this set: earthy readings of Poulenc’s Gloria and Les biches alongside a host of rarities...Walton’s Bach-inspired ballet The Wise Virgins is fun, and there’s... More…

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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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Lisa Batiashvili (violin), Wenzel Fuchs (clarinet), Stephen Hough (piano), Renée Fleming (soprano), Yefim Bronfman (piano), Janine Jansen (violin), Leon Fleisher (piano), Katia & Marielle Labeque (pianos), Sarah Chang (violin), Ana Maria Martinez (soprano), Ben Heppner (tenor), Daniel Barenboim...

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Géza Anda & Béla Síki (pianos), Wilfred Pickles (narration), Peter Pears (narration), Boris Christoff (Ivan Susanin), Teresa Stich-Randall (Antonida), Nicolai Gedda (Bogdan Sobinin), Melanie Bugarinovic (Vanya), Djurdje Djurdjevic (Sigizmund, King of Poland /Russian soldier), Zhika Yovanovic (Polish...

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Beatrice Lillie (narrator), Kenneth McKellar, Julius Katchen (piano). Gary Graffman (piano)

London Symphony Orchestra, Skitch Henderson

it will appeal to children of all ages... a collector's item More…

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