There is no surer way of evading the world than by Art;
and no surer way of uniting with it than by Art.
Johann Wolfgang von Geothe
Since ancient times, people have woven legends and myths about swan, considering it a symbol of purity and grandeur. Its beauty inspired a number writers, artists and composers, including the French composer Camille Saint-Saëns. Today's broadcast is about the movement "Swan" from his Suite "The Carnival of the Animals."