About 'The Elephant (from Carnival of the Animals)'
||Saint-Saëns, Camille (biography) (sheet music)|
|Born:||October 9, 1835
, Paris, France
|Died:||December 16, 1921
|The Artist:||Charles Camille Saint-Saens was a French composer and performer. His most famous piece is The Carnival of the Animals, despite the fact that Saint-Saens forbade complete performances of it shortly after its premiere, only allowing one movement, The Swan, a piece for cello and piano, to be published in his lifetime.|