Camille Saint-Saëns Masterpieces

Essential works

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Le Carnaval des animaux

Work for orchestra

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Danse macabre

Work for orchestra

Creative activity

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 Duration of the works

(average or estimed)

 Number of works

1850

72 years

1921

 

Number of works

 

Duration of the works (average or estimed)

Vocal music
Instrumental music
Incidental music

not qualified (1)

Work for choir (47)

Song, lied (3)

Opera (13)

Work for soloist (37)

Work for chamber orchestra (43)

Work for orchestra (22)

Work for orchestra with soloist (26)

Ballet (1)

Theatrical music (5)

Film score (1)

Other renowned works

1921 - Clarinet Sonata in E-flat major

1896 - Piano Concerto No. 5 in F major, “L'Égyptien”

1880 - Violin Concerto No. 3 in B minor

1872 - Cello Concerto No. 1 in A minor

1868 - Piano Concerto No. 2 in G minor

Compositions by Camille Saint-Saëns (320+) ...

1830 .. 1920 : the essential composers

1810-1849 Frédéric Chopin °

1882-1971 Igor Stravinsky °

1833-1897 Johannes Brahms °

1860-1911 Gustav Mahler °

1841-1904 Antonín Dvořák °

1813-1883 Richard Wagner °

1843-1907 Edvard Grieg °

1809-1847 Felix Mendelssohn °

1813-1901 Giuseppe Verdi °

1840-1893 Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky °

1838-1875 Georges Bizet °

1865-1957 Jean Sibelius °

° : Masterpieces listed

On stage or recorded, listen these essential works Camille Saint-Saëns




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