Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

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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 September 17th, 10am

The composer Ferde Grofe was as a milkman, a truck driver and an elevator operator before was ever a composer. Today we'll hear his Grand Canyon Suite, which includes music written for a thunderstorm. We'll also hear some different dances by some of the great composers - a waltz by Johann Strauss II, a Spanish dance by Ravel and ballet music by Khachaturian! 

Sunday September 24th, 10am

Camille Saint-Saens wrote his Carnival of the Animals Suite just for fun, and today we'll meet some his very musical members of the animal kingdom. We'll also meet some singing frogs and cats, and enjoy some musical fireworks! 

Sunday October 1st, 10am

Anyone know what time it is? Why, it's time to hear music written about clocks of course, including Haydn's Clock Symphony! We'll also hear music by the pianist and violinist Joaquin Rodrigo whose most famous piece of music for an instrument which he didn’t really play – the guitar! Tune in this morning for part of his sunny Concierto de Aranjuez which he wrote after visiting a Spanish palace. 

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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