Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Sunday at 10am, repeated Saturday at 7am

Classical Kids Sunday 21 July 2013

Classical Kids

This morning, music by composers who wrote music about their country - Chopin, Vaughan Williams and Mussorgsky and we'll hear Bugs Bunny sing opera in 'The Rabbit of Seville'.

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

07:00

Title: Arabian Nights From Aladdin

Performer(s): Menken, Alan/ Rice, Tim

Duration: 3:44

07:04

Title: Concerto No.1 For 2 Clarinets And Orchestra (3rd Movement) Rondo

Performer(s): Krommer, Franz Vinzenz

Duration: 5:07

07:10

Title: Mazurka In D Op33/2

Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic

Duration: 3:03

07:12

Title: Polonaise In A Op40 No.1

Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic

Duration: 5:49

07:18

Title: Greensleeves

Performer(s): Traditional

Duration: 3:50

07:20

Title: Fantasia On 'Greensleeves'

Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph

Duration: 4:54

07:26

Title: A Night On The Bare Mountain (Excerpt)

Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest

Duration: 7:35

07:35

Title: Adelina De Maya (Movement 2)

Performer(s): Curiale, Joseph

Duration: 5:16

07:40

Title: The Rabbit Of Seville

Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino

Duration: 6:31

07:47

Title: No.6 Zickeltanz (Kidlings' Dance)

Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard

Duration: 1:50

07:49

Title: Slavonic Dances Op. 46 - No. 3 In A Flat Major - Poco Allegro

Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin

Duration: 4:48

07:54

Title: Selection Form Pirate Of The Caribbean: Dead Man?S Chest - Jack

Performer(s): Zimmer, Hans

Duration: 4:21

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