Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Sunday at 10am, repeated Saturday at 7am

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Classical Kids Sunday 16 June 2013

Classical Kids

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.

You can now enjoy Classical Kids exclusively on RTÉjr Radio every Sunday morning, from 10 to 11am. To listen, you can tune in via the RTÉjr Radio channel on the Radio Player, or listen on a digital radio via the RTÉjr channel. You can also hear us via the RTÉjr website

Saturday August 28th, 7am

The English composer 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 the Music Lesson, Hop-Scotch and The Three-Legged Race. We'll also hear performances by some very talented young orchestras from around the world, including the energetic Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra of Venezuela. 

Sunday September 4th, 10am

Classical Kids is going back to school this morning, with the fun Music in the Classroom series. Tune in as it rains on the string section in Plink, Plank, Plunk, and we'll meet the different sections and instruments of the orchestra playing Freres Jacques. We'll also hear music that Holst wrote for a school orchestra to play, and music written about Autumn by Vivaldi.

Sunday September 11th, 10am

This morning we'll hear music written for Giants in the Sky, with a song from Into the Woods and music by Grieg written for a fearsome Mountain King. We'll also hear fairy tales from Ravel's Mother Goose suite including Sleeping Beauty and Tom thumb, read by everyone's favourite nanny, Julie Andrews.

Music Played on the Show

06:55

Title: A Spoonful Of Sugar

Performer(s): Sherman/Sherman

Duration: 4:24

07:00

Title: Aspects For Horn And Harp (3rd Movement) Allegro Moderato

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

Duration: 9:16

07:13

Title: An American In Paris- Excerpt

Performer(s): Gershwin G / Gershwin I

Duration: 5:40

07:19

Title: Ave Verum Corpus (Mozart)

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 4:04

07:24

Title: I'M Proud To Be A Cow

Performer(s): Gladys The Cow

Duration: 2:43

07:32

Title: Summer 3

Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio/ Richter, Max

Duration: 5:15

07:37

Title: Track 01

Performer(s): Bokujo, Shinkai

Duration: 4:33

07:42

Title: Carnival Of The Animals: Aquarium

Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille

Duration: 2:47

07:45

Title: Viennese Musical Clock

Performer(s): Kodaly, Zoltan

Duration: 2:42

07:48

Title: Intermezzo From "Hary Janos Suite"

Performer(s): Kodaly, Zoltan

Duration: 5:23

07:54

Title: Tschaikovsky

Performer(s): Weill, Kurt/Gershwin, Ira

Duration: 1:02

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