Classical Kids

    Sunday, 7 - 8am

    Classical Kids Sunday 16 June 2013

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    Beethoven loved the countryside and this morning we'll hear part of his lovely Pastoral Symphony. Plus music from the Hary Janos Suite by Kodaly including a Viennese Musical Clock.

    Sunday May 31st
    After overhearing his sister’s piano lessons, Mexican composer Manuel Ponce went straight to the piano and played her pieces by ear, without ever having had a lesson himself. His parents sent the musical prodigy to a teacher of his own, and we'll hear some of the music he wrote for the guitar on Sunday morning. We'll also hear the story of Babar the Elephant with music by Francis Poulenc, beautifully read by Meryl Streep.

    Sunday June 7th
    'The Mighty Handful may sound like a group of superheroes, but they're actually five of the great Russian composers who lived in the 19th century. We'll find out more about them on Sunday and hear music including the Polovtsian Dances by Borodin and Night on a Bald Mountain by Mussorgsky. We'll also hear choral music by the composer Eric Whitacre, who records singers all over the world to perform in his virtual choir!

    Music Played on the Show

    • 06:55
      Title: A Spoonful Of Sugar
      Performer(s): Sherman/Sherman
      Performer(s): Sherman/Sherman
      Duration: 4:24
    • 07:00
      Title: Aspects For Horn And Harp (3rd Movement) Allegro Moderato
      Performer(s): Damase, Jean Michel
      Performer(s): Damase, Jean Michel
      Duration: 4:04
    • 07:04
      Title: Symphony No.6 "Pastoral" (1st Movement) Awakening Of Cheerful...
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 9:16
    • 07:13
      Title: An American In Paris- Excerpt
      Performer(s): Gershwin G / Gershwin I
      Performer(s): Gershwin G / Gershwin I
      Duration: 5:40
    • 07:19
      Title: Ave Verum Corpus (Mozart)
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 4:04
    • 07:24
      Title: I'M Proud To Be A Cow
      Performer(s): Gladys The Cow
      Performer(s): Gladys The Cow
      Duration: 2:43
    • 07:32
      Title: Summer 3
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio/ Richter, Max
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio/ Richter, Max
      Duration: 5:15
    • 07:37
      Title: Track 01
      Performer(s): Bokujo, Shinkai
      Performer(s): Bokujo, Shinkai
      Duration: 4:33
    • 07:42
      Title: Carnival Of The Animals: Aquarium
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Duration: 2:47
    • 07:45
      Title: Viennese Musical Clock
      Performer(s): Kodaly, Zoltan
      Performer(s): Kodaly, Zoltan
      Duration: 2:42
    • 07:48
      Title: Intermezzo From "Hary Janos Suite"
      Performer(s): Kodaly, Zoltan
      Performer(s): Kodaly, Zoltan
      Duration: 5:23
    • 07:54
      Title: Tschaikovsky
      Performer(s): Weill, Kurt/Gershwin, Ira
      Performer(s): Weill, Kurt/Gershwin, Ira
      Duration: 1:02

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