Classical Kids

    Sunday, 7 - 8am

    Classical Kids Sunday 21 April 2013


    Classical Kids

    Did you know that Beethoven wore a wig? You'll hear a song about it this morning, plus music from Swan Lake and some of the less well-known creatures from Carnival of the Animals.

    Sunday October 11th
    This morning we'll hear music written about different types of vehicles! We'll ride in a sports car with music by John Adams, take a trip on a train thanks to Villa-Lobos and go sailing with Claude Debussy. We'll also hear fascinating facts about J.S. Bach, including why he spent a month in prison!

    Sunday October 18th
    Once upon a time there was a brave princess named Eliza whose brothers were turned into swans by a wicked witch. It's up to Eliza to save them by knitting shirts from stinging nettles, and we'll hear wonderful music written for the Hans Christian story by the composer Elena Kats-Chernin. We’ll also meet the ‘father of Russian music’, Mikhail Glinka.

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