Classical Kids

    Sunday, 7 - 8am

    Classical Kids Sunday 29 September 2013

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    We'll hear music performed by some woodwind instruments today, plus some nursery rhymes sung by the King's Singers and music composed by the Red Priest!

    Sunday May 24th
    When Puccini was quite young he went to hear an opera by Verdi and decided right then, that he would be a great composer too. Puccini went on to write some of the world's favourite operas and we'll hear why on Sunday morning, with music that includes a chorus that you hum! We'll also hear two very different pieces played on the violin, the beautiful Lark Ascending by Vaughan Williams and a Pizzicato Polka by Johann Strauss II. 

    Sunday May 31st
    After overhearing his sister’s piano lessons, Mexican composer Manuel Ponce went straight to the piano and played her pieces by ear, without ever having had a lesson himself. His parents sent the musical prodigy to a teacher of his own, and we'll hear some of the music he wrote for the guitar on Sunday morning. We'll also hear the story of Babar the Elephant with music by Francis Poulenc, beautifully read by Meryl Streep.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 07:00
      Title: Slavonic Dance No.15 In C
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 3:34
    • 07:04
      Title: Ganger (Norwegian March)
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Duration: 3:01
    • 07:07
      Title: I Know An Oid Woman
      Performer(s): Bonne, Rose/Mills, Alan
      Performer(s): Bonne, Rose/Mills, Alan
      Duration: 2:29
    • 07:12
      Title: Sing A Song Of Sixpence
      Performer(s): Rutter, John
      Performer(s): Rutter, John
      Duration: 1:56
    • 07:15
      Title: The Four Seasons: Spring (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 4:26
    • 07:20
      Title: Summer (4 Seasons) (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 2:35
    • 07:22
      Title: Autumn (4 Seasons) (3rd Movement) La Caccia
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 3:39
    • 07:26
      Title: Winter (4 Seasons) (2nd Movement) Largo
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 2:15
    • 07:29
      Title: Kitty Waltz From The Dolly Suite
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 3:08
    • 07:33
      Title: Che Gelida Manina From La Boh?Me
      Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo
      Duration: 5:14
    • 07:39
      Title: Morning, From Peer Gynt Suite No.1
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Duration: 4:19
    • 07:44
      Title: Tribute To Benny Goodman
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 6:27
    • 07:50
      Title: Sonate No. 2 Fur Oboe And Klavier - Movement Iii - Allegro
      Performer(s): Rontgen, Julius
      Performer(s): Rontgen, Julius
      Duration: 4:00
    • 07:55
      Title: The King's New Clothes
      Performer(s): Loesser, Frank
      Performer(s): Loesser, Frank
      Duration: 3:48

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