Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Sunday at 10am, repeated Saturday at 7am

Classical Kids Sunday 7 July 2013

Classical Kids

We're on holidays in sunny Spain this week, and we'll hear music by Falla and Rodrigo. We'll also hear music that football fans will know very well, by George Frideric Handel!

Sunday January 22nd, 10am

We're celebrating Chinese New Year today, with traditional music played on the erhu. We'll also hear part of the Young Persons Guide to the Orchestra, with Dame Edna giving us an exciting introduction to the different sections and instruments. We'll also hear music by movie music composer John Powell, who wrote exciting music for Kung Fu Panda and How to Train Your Dragon!

Sunday January 29th, 10am

This morning we’ll hear Prokofiev’s Winter Bonfire, written for the story of a group of Russian boy scouts, the Pioneers, who go on a train journey to the countryside and find a great bonfire. We'll also hear the second part of the Young Persons Guide to the Orchestra read by Dame Edna Everage, and we’ll hear dances by some of the great composers - a waltz by Joann Strauss II, a Spanish dance by Ravel and ballet music by Khachaturian!

Music Played on the Show

07:05

Title: Vln Son In G (3rd Movement) Allegro Vivace

Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van

Duration: 3:39

07:36

Title: Spanish Dance, From La Vida Breve

Performer(s): Falla, Manuel De

Duration: 3:58

07:46

Title: Jolly Holiday

Performer(s): Sherman, Richard M. / Sherman, Robert B.

Duration: 5:35

07:56

Title: Jazz Pizzicato - Jazz Legato

Performer(s): Anderson, Leroy

Duration: 3:12

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