Music Appreciation

Camille Saint-SaŽns

1835 - 1921

The Carnival of the Animals 
Camille Saint-SaŽns

Camille Saint-SaŽns was born in Paris France.

He loved listening to all kinds of sounds around him. He especially loved imitating the sounds of animals with musical instruments.

Listen to the beautiful music written by
Camille Saint-SaŽns.

Place your mouse over each animal and click to hear the music.

 Close your eyes and try to imagine each animal moving to the music!

Swan Aquarium
Kangaroo Turtle
Piano Lion
Bird Elephant
Fossils Rooster