Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Le Carnaval des animaux : I. Introduction et marche royale du lion
2:12
2 Le Carnaval des animaux : II. Poules et coqs / III. Hémiones
1:21
3 Le Carnaval des animaux : IV. Tortues / V. L'Éléphant / VI. Kangourous
4:13
4 Le Carnaval des animaux : VII. Aquarium
1:51
5 Le Carnaval des animaux : VIII. Personnages à longues oreilles / IX. Le Coucou au fond des bois
2:41
6 Le Carnaval des animaux : X. Volières
1:12
7 Le Carnaval des animaux : XI. Pianistes / XII. Fossiles
2:32
8 Le Carnaval des animaux : XIII. Le Cygne
2:39
9 Le Carnaval des animaux : XIV. Final
2:01
10 Introduction et rondo capriccioso for violin and orchestra in B minor, Op. 28
8:42
11 Danse Macabre, Symphonic Poem, Op. 40
6:49
12 Phaeton, Symphonic Poem, Op. 39
10:04
13 Le Rouet d'Omphale, Symphonic Poem, Op. 31
9:10
14 Havanaise for violin and orchestra, Op. 83
10:06
15 Samson et Dalila : Bacchanale
6:41

Credits

CD 1

violin:
Yehudi Menuhin (track 14)
cello:
Marcel Cordier (cellist) (track 8)
flute:
Michel Debost (track 6)
double bass:
Marcel Cazauran (contrabassist) (track 3)
piano:
Aldo Ciccolini (tracks 1–9)
Alexis Weissenberg (tracks 1–9)
composer:
Camille Saint‐Saëns (1871) (track 13)
Camille Saint‐Saëns (1873) (track 12)
Camille Saint‐Saëns (1874) (track 11)
Camille Saint‐Saëns (1886-02) (tracks 1–2, 2–3, 3, 3–7, 7–9)
Camille Saint‐Saëns (1887) (track 14)
conductor:
Pierre Dervaux (French conductor and composer) (tracks 11–13)
Sir Eugene Goossens (track 14)
Georges Prêtre (tracks 1–9, 15)
Walter Süsskind (track 10)
orchestra:
Orchestre de Paris (tracks 11–13)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (track 14)
part of:
Works of Camille Saint-Saëns by opus number (number: op. 31) (track 13)
Works of Camille Saint-Saëns by opus number (number: op. 39) (track 12)
Works of Camille Saint-Saëns by opus number (number: op. 40) (track 11)
Works of Camille Saint-Saëns by opus number (number: op. 83) (track 14)
arrangements:
Danse Macabre, op. 40 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 11)
Danse macabre, S. 555, R. 240 (for piano, Liszt) (track 11)
Danse macabre, op 40 (for Brass Quintet / David Marlatt) (track 11)
Danse macabre, op. 40 (arr. for organ / Edwin Lemare) (track 11)
Le Carnaval des animaux: II. Poules et coqs (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
Le Carnaval des animaux: III. Hèmiones (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
Le Carnaval des animaux: IV. Tortues (catch-all for arrangements) (track 3)
Le Carnaval des animaux: V. L'Éléphant (catch-all for arrangements) (track 3)
Le Carnaval des animaux: VI. Kangourous (catch-all for arrangements) (track 3)
Le Carnaval des animaux: VII. Aquarium (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
Le Carnaval des animaux: X. Volière (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XI. Pianistes (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XII. Fossiles (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (for violin and piano, arr. Heifetz) (track 8)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (for solo piano, Godowsky) (track 8)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (catch-all for unknown arrangement) (track 8)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (for cello (or violin) + piano, by composer) (track 8)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (for organ, Guilmant) (track 8)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (for solo piano, Siloti) (track 8)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIV. Finale (catch-all for arrangements) (track 9)
Le Rouet d'Omphale, op. 31 (for piano solo) (track 13)
is based on:
Danse macabre (song for voice and piano) (track 11)
later versions:
D2 (track 11)
白鳥 (track 8)
orchestrations:
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (for cello and orchestra, arr. Vidal) (track 8)
part of:
Le Carnaval des animaux (tracks 1–2, 2–3, 3, 3–7, 7–9)
parts:
recording of:
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (part of orig. Carnival of the Animals, for cello and dual piano) (track 8)
Phaéton, op. 39 (track 12)

Release

ASIN: FR: B00004UT4N [info]