Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Sunday at 10am, repeated Saturday at 7am

Classical Kids Sunday 8 December 2013

Classical Kids

Today, a music lesson, a game of hopscotch and a three-legged race with music by William Walton. Plus Disney songs performed in the style of Mozart, Rachmaninov and Prokofiev.

Sunday July 23rd, 10am

Some composers loved their country so much that they used songs, tunes and dances from the place they were born in their music! This morning we'll hear a Mazurka by Chopin, a song by Vaughan Williams and a terrifying tale by Mussorgsky! We'll also hear music played on some percussion instruments! 

Sunday July 30th, 10am

On today's Classical Kids we'll learn about the woodwind instruments including the clarinet and the flute. We'll also find out which of the great composers secretly practiced his music while the rest of his family was asleep in bed, and hear ballet music written for a sleeping princess and dancing knights! 

Music Played on the Show

07:00

Title: Carnival Of The Animals: Aquarium

Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille

Duration: 2:47

07:04

Title: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik (4th Movement) Rondo, Allegro

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 4:14

07:08

Title: Music For Children (1st Movement) The Music Lesson

Performer(s): Walton, William

Duration: 1:15

07:09

Title: Music For Children (2nd Movement) The Three Legged Race

Performer(s): Walton, William

Duration: 1:02

07:10

Title: Music For Children (3rd Movement) The Silent Lake

Performer(s): Walton, William

Duration: 1:39

07:12

Title: Music For Children (4th Movement) The Pony Trap

Performer(s): Walton, William

Duration: 1:30

07:13

Title: Music For Children (5th Movement) Swing Boats

Performer(s): Walton, William

Duration: 1:17

07:14

Title: Music For Children (6th Movement) Puppet's Dance

Performer(s): Walton, William

Duration: 1:53

07:16

Title: Music For Children (7th Movement) Song At Dusk

Performer(s): Walton, William

Duration: 1:31

07:17

Title: Music For Children (8th Movement) Hop Scotch

Performer(s): Walton, William

Duration: 1:01

07:18

Title: Music For Children (9th Movement) Ghosts

Performer(s): Walton, William

Duration: 2:12

07:20

Title: Music For Children (10th Movement) Trumpet Tune

Performer(s): Walton, William

Duration: 2:26

07:23

Title: The March Of The Siamese Children

Performer(s): Rodgers, Richard/Hammerstein Ii, Oscar

Duration: 3:38

07:27

Title: Brezairola

Performer(s): Canteloube, Joseph

Duration: 3:28

07:31

Title: Vallflickans Dans

Performer(s): Alfven, Hugo

Duration: 4:11

07:34

Title: Cantata No. 208 - Sheep May Safely Graze

Performer(s): Bach, J S

Duration: 4:09

07:39

Title: Heigh-Ho! (In The Style Of Mozart)

Performer(s): Morey, Larry / Churchill, Frank

Duration: 2:59

07:47

Title: Winnie The Pooh (In The Style Of Prokofiev)

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

Duration: 2:46

07:51

Title: The Nutcracker Op.71a - Waltz Of The Flowers

Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Duration: 5:37

07:57

Title: Waltz In D Flat Major Op.64 No.1

Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic

Duration: 2:17

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