Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Sunday at 10am, repeated Saturday at 7am

Classical Kids Sunday 4 August 2013

Classical Kids

We're off to the movies today to hear the magical Sorcerer's Apprentice by Dukas, and a waltz from Sleeping Beauty. Plus the story of Tubby the Tuba who just wants a tune to play!

Saturday January 21st, 7am

Hope you're all ready for an interplanetary trip, as this morning Classical Kids explores the galaxy with part of Gustav Holst's Planets Suite. We'll also hear about music that Handel wrote to be played on a boat, while sailing up and down a river.

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

07:01

Title: Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious!

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

Duration: 2:18

07:03

Title: Concerto No.1 For Piano And Orchestra In E Flat Major (4th Movem

Performer(s): Liszt, Franz

Duration: 4:28

07:08

Title: Franz Liszt The Famous Pianist

Performer(s): Liszt, Franz/Perlmutter, Richard

Duration: 1:17

07:09

Title: Tubby The Tuba Part 1

Performer(s): Kleinsinger, George

Duration: 5:14

07:14

Title: Tubby The Tuba Part 2

Performer(s): Kleinsinger, George

Duration: 8:03

07:22

Title: Elephantine Polka

Performer(s): Laurendeau, L.P.

Duration: 4:18

07:28

Title: Track 18

Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian

Duration: 3:45

07:34

Title: Sleeping Beauty (5th Movement) Waltz

Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Duration: 4:43

07:38

Title: Once Upon A Dream

Performer(s): Fain / Lawrence

Duration: 2:57

07:53

Title: Harry's Wondrous World

Performer(s): Williams, John

Duration: 5:35

07:58

Title: Tschaikovsky

Performer(s): Weill, Kurt/Gershwin, Ira

Duration: 1:02

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