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 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: 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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