Camille Saint-Saëns: Le Cygne: Cello And Accomp.
COMPOSER: Camille Saint-Saëns
PUBLISHER: Editions Durand
PRODUCT FORMAT: Instrumental Work
Soon after its composition in 1886, Camille Saint-Saëns asked Auguste Durand that Le Carnaval des animaux, which he thought of as a parodic fantasia, should only appear in print posthumously. He probably believed that this entertainment would tarnish the seriousness of the rest of his oeuvre. The