Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Sunday at 10am, repeated Saturday at 7am

Classical Kids Sunday 1 September 2013

Classical Kids

We'll have some fascinating facts about Tchaikovsky this morning, and we'll hear the story of Peter and the Wolf by Sergei Prokofiev - plus music performed on the piano.

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: Cinderella's Waltz

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 3:10

07:03

Title: The Pied Piper

Performer(s): Mourant, Walter

Duration: 4:52

07:08

Title: Peter And The Wolf: Introduction (I)

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 2:28

07:10

Title: Peter And The Wolf: The Story Begins (Ii)

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 4:45

07:15

Title: Peter And The Wolf: The Cat (Iii)

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 2:07

07:17

Title: Peter And The Wolf: Grandpapa (Iv)

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 2:29

07:19

Title: Peter And The Wolf: The Wolf (V)

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 3:22

07:23

Title: Arabian Nights

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

Duration: 1:33

07:25

Title: Friend Like Me

Performer(s): Menken, Alan / Ashman, Howard

Duration: 2:40

07:27

Title: Peter And The Wolf: And Now... (Vi)

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 1:58

07:29

Title: Peter And The Wolf: In The Meantime... (Vii)

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 4:43

07:34

Title: Peter And The Wolf: The Hunters (Viii)

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 2:33

07:36

Title: Peter And The Wolf: The Procession (Ix)

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 4:50

07:44

Title: Bruderchen, Komm, Tanz Mit Mir

Performer(s): Humperdinck, Engelbert

Duration: 3:47

07:48

Title: The Witch's Ride

Performer(s): Humperdinck, Engelbert

Duration: 4:45

07:53

Title: When At Night I Go To Sleep (Abends, Will Ich Schlafen Geh'n)

Performer(s): Humperdinck, Engelbert

Duration: 3:00

07:57

Title: The Swan

Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille

Duration: 3:41

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