Instrument Composer Editor Instrumentation Resources

You must be logged in to add items to your shopping cart. Click here to create an account or log in.
Title: Le Carnaval des Animaux
Composer: Camille Saint-Saëns
Instrument: Bass
Edited By: Lawrence Hurst
Instrumentation: Orchestral
Pages: 2

Please note: There is one page of music encompassing the bass solo from L’Eléphant and one page of commentary and instruction. 

Click on the image below
to view the first
line of the score:
Click on an image below to print a free cover page design for this score:
Color Option 1 Color Option 2 Black and White

Camille Saint-Saëns composed the Carnival of the Animals in 1886 as a private joke.  The creation took him only several days while he was on holiday. 

This solo is edited in a comprehensive and detailed manner.  Larry Hurst’s insightful performance suggestions are enclosed with this music

Click below to preview or purchase a recording of this piece.