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 July 23rd, 10am

Some composers loved their country so much that they used songs, tunes and dances from the place they were born in their music! This morning we'll hear a Mazurka by Chopin, a song by Vaughan Williams and a terrifying tale by Mussorgsky! We'll also hear music played on some percussion instruments! 

Sunday July 30th, 10am

On today's Classical Kids we'll learn about the woodwind instruments including the clarinet and the flute. We'll also find out which of the great composers secretly practiced his music while the rest of his family was asleep in bed, and hear ballet music written for a sleeping princess and dancing knights! 

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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