Introduction and Royal March of the Lions (from Carnival of the Animals). Composed by Camille Saint-SaÃ«ns. Arranged by Michael Story and Michael Story. Orchestra. For full (bells, timp, suscym/tamb, pno (opt), vln3). Full Orchestra; Masterworks; Part(s); Score; SmartMusic. Belwin Intermediate Full Orchestra. Form: March; Transcription. Masterwork Arrangement; Romantic. Grade 3. 120 pages. Published by Belwin Music (AP.35928).
This charming transcription of the opening piece from Saint-Saens' Carnival of the Animals, has captured the grandeur of the king of the jungle. The work is both majestic and descriptive, and is a great teaching tool for marcato style and chromaticism in the cellos and basses. Sure to be a favorite of both your students and your audience! This title is available in SmartMusic.
"Playable as a symphonic or strings-only work, this charming transcription of the opening of Carnival of The Animals is sure to please."