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Le carnaval des animaux

1886; only Le cygne was published during the composer's lifetime; first performed complete on 25 February 1922



Saint-Saëns: Cello Sonatas
CDH55342Last few CD copies remaining
CDH55129Archive Service
Casals Encores
The Grand Organ of Birmingham Town Hall
CDA66216Archive Service
Saint-Saëns: Cello Concertos
Studio Master: CDA68002Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available


No 13: Le cygne

Track 6 on CDA66216 [2'49] Archive Service
Track 18 on CDA67831 [3'27]
Track 8 on CDA68002 [2'31]

Track 13 on CDH55129 [2'17] Archive Service
Track 4 on CDH55342 [2'47] Last few CD copies remaining
transcribed in 1929

Track 17 on CDH55342 [2'49] Last few CD copies remaining

Track-specific metadata for CDH55342 track 4

No 13: Le cygne
Recording date
12 April 1999
Recording venue
St George's, Brandon Hill, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Andrew Keener
Recording engineer
Arne Akselberg
Hyperion usage
  1. Saint-Saëns: Cello Sonatas (CDA67095)
    Disc 1 Track 4
    Release date: October 1999
    Deletion date: September 2007
    Superseded by CDH55342
  2. Saint-Saëns: Cello Sonatas (CDH55342)
    Disc 1 Track 4
    Release date: July 2010
    Last few CD copies remaining
1.Audio tour Monet at Normandy: Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco, USA, 2006-07
2.Audio tour St Huberts Jachthuis: Stiching Het National Park De Hoge Veluew, The Netherlands, permanent collection
3.Audio tour Gauguin, Tate Modern
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