Le Carnaval des Animaux

Le Carnaval des Animaux

Various Artists

Camille Saint-Saëns

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''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 such beauties in Le Carnaval des animaux, and their difficulties aren't for the faint-hearted