Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Sunday at 10am, repeated Saturday at 7am

Classical Kids Sunday 6 October 2013

Classical Kids

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 February 26th, 10am

This morning we'll hear part of Prokofiev's Music for Children, which he wrote to be played by children and which have fun names such as Parade of the Grasshoppers, The Rain and the Rainbow, Playing Tag, The Moon Strolls in the Meadow. We'll also meet some of our favourite musical creatures in Saint-Saens Carnival of the Animals.

Sunday March 5th, 10am

Classical Kids celebrates International Women's Day with music by some of the great female composers and musicians. We'll hear music by talented percussionist Evelyn Glennie, the duetting pianist sisters Mariella and Katia Labeque, Irish composer Elaine Agnew. We'll also hear the story of a brave princess named Eliza whose brothers were turned into swans by a wicked witch. It's up to Eliza to save them by knitting shirts from stinging nettles, with music by the Australian composer Elena Kats-Chernin.

Music Played on the Show

07:00

Title: Black Sheep

Performer(s): Trad Arr Rutter

Duration: 2:15

07:03

Title: Cantata No. 208 - Sheep May Safely Graze

Performer(s): Bach, J S

Duration: 4:09

07:07

Title: March From Love Of Three Oranges

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 1:56

07:09

Title: Pushkin Waltz No.1

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 4:32

07:13

Title: Montagues And Capulets

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 5:07

07:16

Title: Concert Suite For Violin And Orchestra - Variazione Finale E Cod

Performer(s): Taneyev, Sergei

Duration: 4:11

07:20

Title: Danza Espanola No.5

Performer(s): Granados, Enrique

Duration: 4:35

07:26

Title: My Fist Hungers For Justice

Performer(s): Zimmer, Hans / Powell, John

Duration: 5:09

07:36

Title: Die Fledermaus - 'The Laughing Song'

Performer(s): Strauss, Johann

Duration: 4:04

07:41

Title: Concerto In C For Piccolo (3rd Movement) Allegro

Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio

Duration: 4:14

07:45

Title: Themes For Narnia

Performer(s): Robles, Marisa

Duration: 3:33

07:49

Title: Harry Potter Prologue

Performer(s): Williams, John

Duration: 2:27

07:51

Title: Harry Potter - Hedwigs Theme

Performer(s): Williams, John

Duration: 5:07

07:57

Title: Country Gardens

Performer(s): Grainger, Percy

Duration: 2:51

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