Carnival of The Animals

This week we will begin composing our own Barnard School “Carnival of Animals” in grades 1 and 2.


Worksheet: A Carnival of Animals at Barnard School

We will use our ABA form boomwhacker composing worksheet for this assignment as well:



Stay tuned for videos and audio clips of our progress and compositions!


We will also talk about Camille Saint-Saens’ other musical masterpiece that tells a story:

Danse Macabre


This spring we will study a great piece of music – Carnival of the Animals!

Here Mrs. Wooten will post links and pictured for class and home.

A video introducing the entire piece of music

Some videos with music:



Aviary (Disney’s Fantasia)

Introduction and the Lion’s Royal March

The Cuckoo



The Swan


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