BBC Proms 2021: The Carnival of the Animals


Author Michael Morpurgo joins the seven talented Kanneh-Mason siblings and starry musical friends for this special Family Prom. Saint-Saëns’s much-loved suite The Carnival of the Animals – a musical menagerie packed with braying donkeys, energetic kangaroos, a serene swan and an aquarium of glinting fish – gets a fresh update in witty new poems by Michael Morpurgo. PROGRAM: Daniel Kidane: New Work, Camille Saint‐Saëns: The Carnival of the Animals

Additional Info

  • No: A025505120000
  • Composer: Daniel Kidane, Camille Saint‐Saëns
  • Artists: Sheku, Isata, Aminata, Braimah, Mariatu, Jeneba, Konya Kanneh-Mason & Friends
  • Production year: 2021
  • Run time: 01:30::00
  • Producers: BBC and Unitel
  • Format: HDTV 16:9
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