Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Sunday at 10am, repeated Saturday at 7am

Classical Kids Sunday 24 November 2013

Classical Kids

We'll hear young musicians from around the world this morning, plus the story of Hansel and Gretel with music by Engelbert Humperdinck. We'll also hear a flute solo and a concerto.

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: Karelia Suite (3rd Movement) Alla Marcia

Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean

Duration: 4:54

07:05

Title: Hoe-Down

Performer(s): Copland, Aaron

Duration: 3:48

07:09

Title: Chit-Chat Polka (Tritsch-Tratsch Polka)

Performer(s): Strauss, Johann

Duration: 3:13

07:13

Title: Syrinx

Performer(s): Debussy, Claude

Duration: 3:37

07:16

Title: Flute Concerto No.2 In D K314 (3rd Movement)

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 5:32

07:28

Title: Irish Suite - The Wearing Of The Green

Performer(s): Anderson, Leroy

Duration: 4:11

07:35

Title: Woody's A Star

Performer(s): Newman, Randy

Duration: 1:43

07:37

Title: You've Got A Friend In Me

Performer(s): Newman, Randy

Duration: 2:51

07:40

Title: Symphony No.7 In A Major (4th Movement) Allegro Con Brio

Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van

Duration: 6:30

07:47

Title: Bruderchen, Komm, Tanz Mit Mir

Performer(s): Humperdinck, Engelbert

Duration: 3:47

07:51

Title: Hänsel And Gretel: Witch´S Ride

Performer(s): Humperdinck, Engelbert

Duration: 3:56

07:55

Title: When At Night I Go To Sleep (Abends, Will Ich Schlafen Geh'n)

Performer(s): Humperdinck, Engelbert

Duration: 3:00

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