Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Sunday at 10am, repeated Saturday at 7am

Classical Kids Sunday 17 November 2013

Classical Kids

We're on the move this morning, with written music about trains, cars, boats and horses! Plus music by some of the great Russian composers including Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky.

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: Tahiti Trot (Tea For Two)

Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri

Duration: 4:26

07:04

Title: Clarinet Concerto In E Flat Major Op. 36 - Movement Iii - Rondo,

Performer(s): Krommer, Franz Vinzenz

Duration: 5:36

07:18

Title: Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

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

Duration: 1:52

07:20

Title: Piano Sonata No.1 In E Flat(2nd Movement) Rondo

Performer(s): Field, John

Duration: 4:45

07:25

Title: Kitty Waltz From The Dolly Suite

Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel

Duration: 3:08

07:28

Title: Berceuse From Dolly Suite

Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel

Duration: 4:38

07:31

Title: Elite Syncopations

Performer(s): Joplin, Scott

Duration: 3:39

07:37

Title: Infernal Dance Of All Kaschei's Subjects

Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor

Duration: 4:57

07:42

Title: Pictures At An Exhibition: Promenade - Il Vecchio Castello

Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest

Duration: 5:39

07:48

Title: Sleeping Beauty (5th Movement) Waltz

Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Duration: 4:43

07:55

Title: The Nutcracker - Trepak And Dance Of The Flutes

Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Duration: 3:45

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