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Saint-saëns: Carnival Of The Animals, Etc / Ma, Biggs, Et Al


Release Date: 04/15/2003 
Label:  Sony Classical Essential Classics Catalog #: 87277   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Michel CalsPhilippe EntremontAlain MarionMichel Arrignon,   ... 
Conductor:  Philippe EntremontEugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 16 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Carnival of the animals by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Michel Cals (Glockenspiel), Philippe Entremont (Piano), Alain Marion (Flute),
Michel Arrignon (Clarinet), Michel Cerutti (Xylophone), Régis Pasquier (Violin),
Yan Pascal Tortelier (Violin), Gabin Lauridon (Double Bass), Gérard Caussé (Viola),
Gaby Casadesus (Piano), Yo-Yo Ma (Cello)
Conductor:  Philippe Entremont
Written: 1886 
2.
Symphony no 3 in C minor, Op. 78 "Organ" by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  E. Power Biggs (Organ)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Written: 1886 
3.
Samson et Dalila, Op. 47: Bacchanale by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Written: 1877 
4.
Marche Militaire Française by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; France 
5.
Danse macabre in G minor, Op. 40 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; France 

Sound Samples

I. Adagio
Allegro moderato
Poco adagio
II. Allegro moderato
Presto
Maestoso
Allegro
Danse Bacchanale from Act III of Samson et Dalila, Op. 47
Marche Militaire Française from Suite Algérienne, Op. 60
Danse Macabre, Op. 40
Introduction and Royal March of the Lion
Hens and Cocks
Wild Asses
Tortoises
The Elephant
Kangaroos
Aquarium
Personnages with long ears
The Cuckoo in the heart of the woods
Aviary
Pianists
Fossils
The Swan
Finale

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