Genre: Classical
Label: Decca
Size: 12"
Format: 33RPM,


The Kanneh-Masons, Michael Morpurgo & Olivia Colman Carnival 2LP

The Kanneh-Masons, Michael Morpurgo & Olivia Colman

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New Kanneh-Mason Album On Double LP!
Saint-Saëns's Suite With Poetry by Michael Morpurgo!
Also Includes Morpugo's 'Grandpa Christmas' & The Kanneh-Masons Perform Bob Marley's "Redemption Song"!

The brand-new Kanneh-Mason album, their first as a family, was recorded at London's Abbey Road Studios. The release includes new poems written by War Horse author Michael Morpurgo to accompany French composer Saint-Saëns’s beloved musical suite "Carnival of the Animals". The poems are read by the author himself, joined by Academy Award-winning actor Olivia Colman (The Favourite), and guest musicians complete the ensemble for the suite.


  • Double LP
  • Gatefold Jacket
  • Made in Germany


LP1 - Carnival Of The Animals - Saint-Saëns' Zoological Classic performed by The Kanneh-Masons & Friends with a new set of verses by Michael Morpurgo narrated by the beloved children's author with Academy Award winner Olivia Colman

Side A:
  1. Preamble [Narration]
  2. Introduction And Royal March Of The Lion [Narration]
  3. Introduction And Royal March Of The Lion
  4. Hens And Roosters [Narration]
  5. Hens And Roosters
  6. Wild Donkeys Swift Animals (Or Make What You Like Of That) [Narration]
  7. Wild Donkeys Swift Animals
  8. Tortoises [Narration]
  9. Tortoises
  10. The Elephant [Narration]
  11. The Elephant
  12. Kangaroos [Narration]
  13. Kangaroos
  14. Aquarium (Or I Have A Friend) [Narration]
  15. Aquarium
Side B:
  1. Characters With Long Ears [Narration]
  2. Characters With Long Ears
  3. The Cuckoo In The Depths Of The Woods [Narration]
  4. The Cuckoo In The Depths Of The Woods
  5. Aviary [Narration]
  6. Aviary
  7. Pianists (Or Who Sings Best In The Bath) [Narration]
  8. Pianists
  9. Fossils (Or Doing The Brontosaurus) [Narration]
  10. Fossils
  11. The Swan [Narration]
  12. The Swan
  13. Finale [Narration]
  14. Finale

LP2 - Grandpa Christmas - Michael Morpurgo's Classic Christmas tale set to music by Tchaikovsky, Grieg, Rimsky-Korsakov & others, with a new arrangement of Eric Whitacre's The Seal Lullaby

Side A:
  1. Dance Of The Sugar Plum Fairy (Arr. Langer)
  2. Grandpa Christmas: Every Year At Christmas... [Narration]
  3. Maypole Dance
  4. Grandpa Christmas: To My Little Granddaughter Mia... [Narration]
  5. Mosquito Dance
  6. Grandpa Christmas: I Sat There Watching You... [Narration]
  7. 4. Little Bird
  8. Grandpa Christmas: Just To See You Digging There... [Narration]
  9. The Flight Of The Bumble-Bee (Arr. Rachmaninov)
  10. Grandpa Christmas: If I Have Learnt One Thing... [Narration]
  11. Sea Murmurs (Arr. Heifetz)
  12. Grandpa Christmas: I Wish For You A World Where The Elephant And The Lion... [Narration]
  13. Maypole Dance [Reprise]
  14. Grandpa Christmas: When The Reading Is Over... [Narration]
  15. The Seal Lullaby (Arr. Parkin)
Side B (Bonus):
  1. Redemption Song (Arr. Kanneh-Mason)

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