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    Classical Kids Sunday 19 April 2015

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    Classical Kids explores time and space with Haydn's Clock Symphony and The Planets Suite by Holst. We'll also learn about Rimsky-Korsakov's opera The Tale of Tsar Saltan.

    Sunday April 26th
    William Walton wrote a set of piano pieces for his niece Elizabeth to play but they were too difficult for her, so he re-wrote them as duets for her to play with her brother Michael. We'll hear some of his Music for Children this morning, including Hop-Scotch and The Three-Legged Race. We'll also hear music that George Gershwin wrote for the cities of New York and Paris. 

    Sunday May 3rd
    George Philip Telemann loved writing music but decided to study law instead. But when a friend heard how wonderful his music was, he secretly sent it to some musicians to be performed without Telemann knowing! We’ll find about more about this great composer on Sunday and we’ll hear some of the 3,000 pieces of music he wrote! We’ll also different types of music played on the clarinet, including part of Mozart’s famous Concerto in A.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 07:05
      Title: Piano Sonata In C Major (3rd Movement) Allegro Molto
      Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Lang Lang (Piano)
      Performer(s): Lang Lang (Piano)
      Album: Lang Lang Live at Carnegie Hall, Deutsche Grammophon, 4777564
      Duration: 2:37
    • 07:20
      Title: Williams Star Wars Theme
      Composer: Williams
      Performer(s): The City Of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra
      Performer(s): The City Of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Classic Fm Movies (recordno: 4800681), Ucj, 4800681
      Duration: 5:22
    • 07:26
      Title: Canzonetta For Clarinet And Piano
      Composer: Pierne, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Ronald Van Spaendonck (Clarinet)
      Performer(s): Ronald Van Spaendonck (Clarinet), Alexandre Tharaud (Piano)
      Album: French Music for clarinet and piano, harmonia mundi, HMN911596
      Duration: 3:47
    • 07:34
      Title: A Spoonful Of Sugar
      Performer(s): Julie Andrews
      Performer(s): Julie Andrews
      Album: Mary Poppins (Original Soundtrack)
      Duration: 4:20
    • 07:40
      Title: Tsar's Farewell And Departure
      Composer: Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolai
      Performer(s): David Zinman (Conductor)
      Performer(s): Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Rimsky-Korsakov Suites, Philips
      Duration: 4:08
    • 07:45
      Title: Tsarina In A Barrel At Sea
      Composer: Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolai
      Performer(s): David Zinman (Conductor)
      Performer(s): Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Rimsky-Korsakov Suites, Philips
      Duration: 7:44
    • 07:53
      Title: Flight Of The Bumble-Bee
      Composer: Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolai
      Performer(s): David Zinman (Conductor)
      Performer(s): Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Rimsky-Korsakov Suites, Philips
      Duration: 1:29
    • 07:56
      Title: Lamentatio (Live At La Milanesiana)
      Composer: Sollima, Giovanni
      Performer(s): Giovanni Sollima (Cello)
      Performer(s): Giovanni Sollima (Cello)
      Album: Caravaggio, iTunes
      Duration: 2:53

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