The Carnival of the Animals

is a fun musical "suite" (a set) of 14 short "movements" (sections). It was composed in 1886 by a French composer named Camille Saint-Saƫns

composer is someone who thinks up the music and writes it down so that the musicians can read it and perform it.

Directions: Go through the slide deck below to get to know each of the movements in The Carnival of the Animals!