Classical Kids

    Sunday, 7 - 8am

    Classical Kids Sunday 30 August 2015


    Classical Kids

    On Sunday we'll hear about Paddington Bear's first classical music concert and we're off to the ballet with music by Rossini and the opera with music by Ravel.

    Sunday September 6th
    Some musical instruments can play both classical music and traditional Irish music and on this morning's Classical Kids we'll hear classical music and folk tunes played on the fiddle, the harp and the flute. We'll also visit a farm with music written for cows, chickens and sheep and welcome Autumn, with music by Vivaldi.

    Sunday September 13th
    George Frederic Handel's father didn't want his son to become a composer, so Handel had to sneak a keyboard into the house, so that he could practise in secret. Handel went on to become a great composer of opera and classical music and we'll hear part of his Water Music Suite on Sunday morning. We'll also spend time in the garden, to hear music written about worms, butterflies and bumblebees!

    Music Played on the Show

    • 07:02
      Title: Humoresque No.7 In G Flat Op.101
      Composer: Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Philip Martin (Piano)
      Performer(s): Philip Martin (Piano)
      Album: The Maiden's Prayer, Hyperion, Cda67379
      Duration: 3:01
    • 07:04
      Title: In Paradisum
      Composer: Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Christophe Henry
      Performer(s): Christophe Henry, Members Of Orchestra National De France, Accentus & Maîtrise De Paris
      Album: Best 20 - Accentus, Naive Records, V 5290
      Duration: 3:08
    • 07:08
      Title: Divertimento In D (2nd Movement) Menuetto
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): James Galway (Flute)
      Performer(s): James Galway (Flute), Chamber Orchestra Of Europe
      Album: Dances for Flute, BMG, 09026609172
      Duration: 4:04
    • 07:13
      Title: Sleeping Beauty
      Composer: Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Meryl Streep (Narrator)
      Performer(s): Mona & Renee Golabek (Duo-Pianos)
      Album: Babar the Elephant, Koch Records, 3-7368-2 H1
      Duration: 2:13
    • 07:15
      Title: Beauty And The Beast
      Composer: Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Meryl Streep (Narrator)
      Performer(s): Mona & Renee Golabek (Duo-Pianos)
      Album: Babar The Elephant, Koch Records, 3-7368-2 H1
      Duration: 5:21
    • 07:22
      Title: The Rabbit Of Seville
      Composer: Rossini, Gioachino
      Performer(s): Bugs Bunny (The Barber)
      Performer(s): Bugs Bunny (The Barber), Elmer Fudd (The Customer), Warner Bros. Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Bugs Bunny on Broadway, Merrie Melodies/Warner Bros., 9 26494-2
      Duration: 6:16
    • 07:28
      Title: The Bee
      Composer: Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Maria Kliegel (Cello)
      Performer(s): Maria Kliegel (Cello), Raymund Havenith (Piano)
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 8.223403), Marco Polo, 8.223403
      Duration: 1:19
    • 07:30
      Title: Notturno (1st Movement) March
      Composer: Spohr, Louis
      Performer(s): Consortium Classicum
      Performer(s): Consortium Classicum
      Album: Spohr: Notturno / Turkish Band / Nonet - Consortium Classicum, Orfeo, C155871A
      Duration: 3:23
    • 07:36
      Title: Paddington Bear's First Concert Part 3
      Composer: Chappell, Herbert
      Performer(s): Stephen Fry (Narrator)
      Performer(s): Stephen Fry (Narrator), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Paddington Bear's First Concert, Sony Classical, 82876844202
      Duration: 12:33

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