Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Sunday at 10am, repeated Saturday at 7am

Classical Kids Sunday 25 August 2013

Classical Kids

Tune in today for music that's so good, we sent it to Outer Space! We'll meet a Martian with music by Mozart and trek across the stars with a Sacrificial Dance by Stravinsky!

Saturday April 1st, 7am (Repeat)

We'll travel around the world with postcards from The King's Singers and to celebrate Mother's Day, we'll hear the story of The Runaway Bunny, about a little bunny rabbit who decides to run away. But his wise Mum tells him, 'If you run away, I will run after you.' With music by Glen Roven, the story is read by Brooke Shields. And with the Feis Ceoil starting this week in Dublin, we'll hear performances by some of the many great winners over the years, including John O'Conor, Cara O'Sullivan and Finghin Collins. 

Sunday April 2nd, 10am

Do you ever wonder if your toys come to life when you're asleep? Well this morning we'll visit a magic toyshop, to see what adventures the toys who live there get up to at night! We'll also learn about composers who loved to travel to different parts of the world, and write music about the places they visited. 

Sunday April 9th, 10am

Do you know someone who has a nickname? This morning we'll meet three composer who had the nicknames 'll Bolognese', 'Papa' and 'The Red Priest'! We'll also visit the opera for performances by two very famous opera singers - Pavarotti and Bugs Bunny! 

Music Played on the Show

07:00

Title: The Simpsons Theme (Orchestral Version)

Performer(s): Elfman, Danny

Duration: 1:42

07:03

Title: Daffy Duck's Rhapsody

Performer(s): Maltese, Mike/Foster, Warren

Duration: 3:24

07:06

Title: Hungarian Rhapsody In C Sharp Minor No.2 (Excerpt)

Performer(s): Liszt, Franz

Duration: 4:24

07:11

Title: Prelude And Fugue In C

Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian

Duration: 4:06

07:16

Title: Queen Of The Night Aria (Magic Flute)

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 4:59

07:21

Title: Wall E - Define Dancing

Performer(s): Newman, Thomas

Duration: 2:35

07:24

Title: Flying Theme From E.T.

Performer(s): Williams, John

Duration: 3:57

07:27

Title: Pno Son In C (3rd Movement) Rondo (Allegro)

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 2:23

07:30

Title: Laughing Song From Die Fledermaus

Performer(s): Strauss, Johann Ii

Duration: 4:02

07:35

Title: Fantasia On Greensleeves

Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph

Duration: 4:52

07:40

Title: Trombone

Performer(s): Chesky, David

Duration: 1:04

07:41

Title: Vallflickans Dans

Performer(s): Alfven, Hugo

Duration: 4:11

07:45

Title: Winter (Iii) Allegro

Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio

Duration: 3:38

07:48

Title: Seventy-Six Trombones

Performer(s): Wilson, Meredith

Duration: 3:20

07:55

Title: Waltz Of The Flowers, From Nutcracker

Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Duration: 7:50

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