Classical Kids

    Sunday, 7 - 8am

    Classical Kids Sunday 6 October 2013

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    Today we'll hear one of the best, worst singers ever, who became famous for her poor voice! We'll also pick up a piccolo plus music by two composers named Sergei!

    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: Black Sheep
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Rutter
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Rutter
      Duration: 2:15
    • 07:03
      Title: Cantata No. 208 - Sheep May Safely Graze
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 4:09
    • 07:07
      Title: March From Love Of Three Oranges
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Duration: 1:56
    • 07:09
      Title: Pushkin Waltz No.1
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Duration: 4:32
    • 07:13
      Title: Montagues And Capulets
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Duration: 5:07
    • 07:16
      Title: Concert Suite For Violin And Orchestra - Variazione Finale E Cod
      Performer(s): Taneyev, Sergei
      Performer(s): Taneyev, Sergei
      Duration: 4:11
    • 07:20
      Title: Danza Espanola No.5
      Performer(s): Granados, Enrique
      Performer(s): Granados, Enrique
      Duration: 4:35
    • 07:26
      Title: My Fist Hungers For Justice
      Performer(s): Zimmer, Hans / Powell, John
      Performer(s): Zimmer, Hans / Powell, John
      Duration: 5:09
    • 07:36
      Title: Die Fledermaus - 'The Laughing Song'
      Performer(s): Strauss, Johann
      Performer(s): Strauss, Johann
      Duration: 4:04
    • 07:41
      Title: Concerto In C For Piccolo (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 4:14
    • 07:45
      Title: Themes For Narnia
      Performer(s): Robles, Marisa
      Performer(s): Robles, Marisa
      Duration: 3:33
    • 07:49
      Title: Harry Potter Prologue
      Performer(s): Williams, John
      Performer(s): Williams, John
      Duration: 2:27
    • 07:51
      Title: Harry Potter - Hedwigs Theme
      Performer(s): Williams, John
      Performer(s): Williams, John
      Duration: 5:07
    • 07:57
      Title: Country Gardens
      Performer(s): Grainger, Percy
      Performer(s): Grainger, Percy
      Duration: 2:51

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