Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Sunday at 10am, repeated Saturday at 7am

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Classical Kids Sunday 23 June 2013

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 July 30th

The word 'concerto' means to come together in harmony, but also to fight against each other! This morning we'll hear concertos that feature solo instruments with orchestra; all playing their own part but also coming together to form one great concerto. Tune in to hear a Trumpet Concerto by Haydn, a Piano Concerto by Rachmaninov, a Violin Concerto by Mendelssohn and a Clarinet Concerto by Mozart. We'll also hear the story of the Three Little PIgs read by Rosaleen Linehan.

Sunday July 31st

When the French composer Darius Milhaud visited America, he heard jazz music for the very first time and liked it so much, he used so started to write in that style. On Sunday we'll hear the Scaramouche Suite and part of his Carnival for London and we'll visit some wonderful wizards with music from Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, and The Sorceror's Apprentice by Paul Dukas... 

Sunday August 7th

Last week, we met Paddington Bear for the first time and learnt how we travelled from far Peru to live with the Brown family in London. But this morning Paddington is off to his first classical music concert with Herr Gruber, and so we'll join him at the Royal Albert Hall. We'll also hear part of Beethoven's beautiful Pastoral Symphony which he wrote about one of his favourite things to do - going for a walk in the countryside!

Classical Kids

Today we'll hear some unusually-named symphonies by Haydn,'The Drumroll' and 'The Clock', and we'll hear music written for our favourite pets including goldfish, a cat and a dog!

Music Played on the Show

06:00

Title: Waltz From L'Encouragement Op34

Performer(s): Sor, Fernando

Duration: 3:41

06:09

Title: Finale From Symphony No. 103 'Drumroll' In E Flat

Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef

Duration: 5:46

06:14

Title: Symphony No. 101 In D 'Clock' (2nd Movement) Andante

Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef

Duration: 6:25

06:21

Title: Piano Trio In G Major (3rd Movement) Rondo All' Onarese: Presto

Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef

Duration: 3:43

06:24

Title: The Blue Danube

Performer(s): Strauss Ii, Johann

Duration: 6:03

06:31

Title: Can You Feel The Love Tonight (In The Style Of Tchaikovsky)

Performer(s): John, Elton/Rice, Tim

Duration: 5:14

06:37

Title: Frere Jacques Fantasie

Performer(s): Grandjany, Marcel

Duration: 4:23

06:41

Title: Walking The Dog

Performer(s): Gershwin, George And Ira

Duration: 3:17

06:45

Title: Images - Serie Ii - No. 3 Poissons D'Or

Performer(s): Debussy, Claude

Duration: 3:54

06:49

Title: The Waltzing Cat

Performer(s): Anderson, Leroy

Duration: 3:13

06:53

Title: Rondino On A Theme By Beethoven

Performer(s): Kreisler, Fritz

Duration: 2:59

06:56

Title: The Pink Panther - Main Theme

Composer: Mancini, Henry

Performer(s): Mancini, Henry

Duration: 3:28

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