3 versions included for excellent flexibility and different use cases.
The Swan Full Version – Length 2:50 – (0:00-2:50 on preview) The Swan Piano Only Version – Length 2:50 (2:50-5:42 on preview) The Swan Cello Only Version – Length 2:33 (5:42-8:16 on preview)
Part of the DelGibbons signature “Classic Greats” Series, featuring the works of the great composers performed to a premium quality standard.
Cello solo performed by professional cellist Matt Constantine (Trinity College of Music, London) Bosendorfer Grand Piano (2 pianos) performed by Derek Gibbons
This piece is perfect as a romantic, relaxing, or mournful accompaniment to Film/TV work, presentations, ballets, weddings, radio plays or any setting requiring a royalty free recording of this piece. The work is intending to imitate a serene gliding swan (the cello part) with the swan’s legs moving under the water doing the work (the piano).
Le cygne, or The Swan, is the 13th and penultimate movement of The Carnival of the Animals by Camille Saint-Saëns.
A melody for solo cello is accompanied by two pianos. It is best known/played on the cello, as recorded here.