Carnival of the Animals: The Story Orchestra

Press the Note to Hear Saint-Saens' Music
Katy Flint


Carnival of the Animals by Camille Saint-Saens is one of the most famous suites of music for children. As you and your little one journey through the magical scenes, you will press the buttons to hear 10 excerpts from the suite's music.

At the back of the book, these is a short biography of Camille Saint-Saens, with details about his composition. Next to this, you can replay the musical excerpts and, for each of them, read a discussion of the instruments, rhythms and musical techniques that make them so powerful. A glossary defines musical terms.

Recommended for ages 4+.


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    265 x 305mm
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    Frances Lincoln
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