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!

Sunday February 26th, 10am

This morning we'll hear part of Prokofiev's Music for Children, which he wrote to be played by children and which have fun names such as Parade of the Grasshoppers, The Rain and the Rainbow, Playing Tag, The Moon Strolls in the Meadow. We'll also meet some of our favourite musical creatures in Saint-Saens Carnival of the Animals.

Sunday March 5th, 10am

Classical Kids celebrates International Women's Day with music by some of the great female composers and musicians. We'll hear music by talented percussionist Evelyn Glennie, the duetting pianist sisters Mariella and Katia Labeque, Irish composer Elaine Agnew. We'll also hear the story of 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, with music by the Australian composer Elena Kats-Chernin.

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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