Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Sunday at 10am, repeated Saturday at 7am

Classical Kids Sunday 8 September 2013

Classical Kids

We'll take a music lesson practice our scales today with music by Walton, Debussy and Mozart. Plus Beethoven's beautiful Pastoral Symphony, and musical pictures by Mussorgsky.

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

07:00

Title: Early One Morning

Performer(s): Grainger, Percy

Duration: 2:31

07:03

Title: Serenade For Strings (2nd Movement) Waltz

Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Duration: 4:30

07:08

Title: Music For Children (1st Movement) The Music Lesson

Performer(s): Walton, William

Duration: 1:15

07:09

Title: Sonata In C, Kv 545

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 6:34

07:14

Title: Doctor Gradus Ad Parnassum: Modérément Animé

Performer(s): Debussy, Claude

Duration: 2:27

07:17

Title: Piano Concerto In A Minor - I. Allegro Molto Moderato (Opening)

Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard

Duration: 4:44

07:21

Title: Rakish Paddy/ The Bucks Of Oranmore/ The Mortgage Burn

Performer(s): Traditional / Maclean

Duration: 4:31

07:27

Title: Mary Poppins - Chim Chim Cher-Ee

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

Duration: 3:01

07:30

Title: Pictures At An Exhibition: The Old Castle

Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest

Duration: 4:51

07:35

Title: Tuileries - Tuilerie Gardens Allegretto Non Troppo

Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest

Duration: 1:24

07:36

Title: The Great Gate Of Kiev

Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest

Duration: 5:46

07:42

Title: Symphony No.6 "Pastoral" (1st Movement) Awakening Of Cheerful...

Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van

Duration: 12:46

07:55

Title: Canario

Performer(s): Rodrigo, Joaquin

Duration: 5:21

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