Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Sunday at 10am, repeated Saturday at 7am

Classical Kids Wednesday 25 December 2013

Classical Kids

Unwrap your Christmas presents to the stories of The Snowman and Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker, plus carols by schools who entered the 2013 Choirs for Christmas competition.

Christmas Eve, 10am on RTÉjr Radio

Get your Christmas off to a festive start with RTÉ Cór na nÓg's annual Christmas concert recorded at St. Ann's Church on Dawson St, with special guests mezzo-soprano Sarah Richmond and violinist Evan Lawrence. Tune in for seasonal favourites including Oh Holy Night, We Saw Three Ships and a selection from Handel's Messiah, conducted by Mary Amond O'Brien and Jennifer McMahon, and accompanied by Carole O'Connor. 


Christmas Day, 7am on RTE lyric fm RTÉjr Radio

Wake up to Classical Kids this Christmas morning as we enjoy carols from around the world, and hear how they celebrate in France, Russia and Germany. We'll also hear the story of Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker and we'll go for an exciting ride on a one-horse open sleigh!


New Year's Day, 10am on RTÉjr Radio

We travel to a galaxy far away this morning, and hear magical music from Harry Potter, an exciting theme for Indiana Jones and an enormous round of applause for The BFG as we celebrate New Year's Eve with a great live concert recorded at the BBC Proms, featuring music by composer John Williams. 

Music Played on the Show

07:00

Title: Joy To The World

Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric/Arr. Jennings

Duration: 2:28

07:03

Title: Winter Wonderland

Performer(s): Bernard, Felix / Smith, Richard

Duration: 4:24

07:28

Title: Jingle Bells (Featuring The Muppets)

Performer(s): Traditional

Duration: 3:51

07:31

Title: The Muppet Christmas Carol: Overture

Performer(s): Paul Williams

Duration: 2:44

07:37

Title: The Snowman Part 1

Performer(s): Blake, Howard

Duration: 15:07

07:52

Title: The Snowman - Walking In The Air

Performer(s): Blake, Howard

Duration: 2:20

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