Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Sunday at 10am, repeated Saturday at 7am

Classical Kids Sunday 23 June 2013

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!

Saturday April 22nd, 7am (repeat)

To celebrate Easter, this morning we'll hear the story of The Rainbow Bear, a polar bear who wishes he was all the colours of the Rainbow. But when his wish comes true, he learns a very important lesson. With beautiful music by Stephen Barlow, this colourful story is read by Joanna Lumley and based on the book by Michael Morpurgo.

Sunday April 23rd, 10am

"Early one morning, Peter opened the gate and went out into the big green meadow..." What will become of Peter and his friends the duck, the bird and the cat when they're visited by a wolf? Find out on Classical Kids this Sunday as we hear Prokofiev's story of Peter and the Wolf, read by Dame Edna Everage. We'll also visit a circus, with exciting music by Rimsky Korsakov, Fucik and Sousa.

Sunday April 30th, 10am

We're mad about Mozart today, and we'll hear part of a horn concerto he wrote for the owner of a cheese shop, plus a symphony he wrote when he was just eight years old! We'll also hear the story of Paddington bear told with music, as he meets the Brown family for the first time. 

Music Played on the Show

07:00

Title: Waltz From L'Encouragement Op34

Performer(s): Sor, Fernando

Duration: 3:41

07:09

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

Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef

Duration: 5:46

07:14

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

Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef

Duration: 6:25

07:21

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

Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef

Duration: 3:43

07:24

Title: The Blue Danube

Performer(s): Strauss Ii, Johann

Duration: 6:03

07:31

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

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

Duration: 5:14

07:37

Title: Frere Jacques Fantasie

Performer(s): Grandjany, Marcel

Duration: 4:23

07:41

Title: Walking The Dog

Performer(s): Gershwin, George And Ira

Duration: 3:17

07:45

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

Performer(s): Debussy, Claude

Duration: 3:54

07:49

Title: The Waltzing Cat

Performer(s): Anderson, Leroy

Duration: 3:13

07:53

Title: Rondino On A Theme By Beethoven

Performer(s): Kreisler, Fritz

Duration: 2:59

07:56

Title: The Pink Panther - Main Theme

Composer: Mancini, Henry

Performer(s): Mancini, Henry

Duration: 3:28

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