Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Sunday at 10am, repeated Saturday at 7am

Classical Kids Sunday 13 October 2013

Classical Kids

On Sunday's Classical Kids we'll visit a magical toyshop with music by Ottorino Respighia, and we'll hear dances by Smetana including The Little Onion and a Leaping Dance.

You can now enjoy Classical Kids exclusively on RTÉjr Radio every Sunday morning, from 10 to 11am. To listen, you can tune in via the RTÉjr Radio channel on the Radio Player, or listen on a digital radio via the RTÉjr channel. You can also hear us via the RTÉjr website

Sunday September 25th, 10am

Once upon a time there was 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, and we'll hear wonderful music written for the Hans Christian story by the composer Elena Kats-Chernin. We'll also hear one of the best, worst singers ever and we'll send you back to sleep this morning with beautiful lullabies from around the world...

Sunday October 2nd, 10am

Once upon a time there were three princesses - one had very long hair, one loved to sleep and one travelled around in a pumpkin! On today's Classical Kids we'll hear music written for all three and we'll travel the world with music written for a Spanish bullfighter, an American cowboy and an English major general.

Music Played on the Show

07:00

Title: Concerto No.3 In Bb For Oboe, String And Continuo - 1st Mvt

Performer(s): Albinoni, Tomaso

Duration: 3:25

07:04

Title: The Swan

Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille

Duration: 3:41

07:09

Title: Hopusdance

Performer(s): Smetana, Bedrich

Duration: 4:14

07:13

Title: Little Onion

Performer(s): Smetana, Bedrich

Duration: 5:16

07:18

Title: Dance Of The Comedians

Performer(s): Smetana, Bedrich

Duration: 4:33

07:23

Title: Fireworks Music: Overture (Allegro)

Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric

Duration: 5:22

07:29

Title: Horn Concerto No.4 (3rd Movement) Rondo

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 4:19

07:33

Title: Grand Canyon Suite - Sunrise

Performer(s): Grofe, Ferde

Duration: 5:07

07:39

Title: The Little Prince Song

Performer(s): Portman, Rachel

Duration: 4:09

07:55

Title: Maple Leaf Rag

Performer(s): Joplin, Scott

Duration: 3:33

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Producer/Presenter: Ian McGlynn

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