Charles-Camille Saint-Saens was born in Paris on 9 October 1835.
Here’s a delightful interview that the 75-year-old Saint-Saens gave to a newspaper reporter when he visited London in 1904.
Sheffield Daily Telegraph – Monday 27 June 1910
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Edinburgh Evening News – Thursday 02 June 1904
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