Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Sunday at 10am, repeated Saturday at 7am

Classical Kids Sunday 29 December 2013

Classical Kids

We'll hear favourite musical tales today including Peter and the Wolf. We'll visit a magical toyshop with music by Rossini and Respighi and we'll hear the story of Tubby the Tuba!

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

07:01

Title: Peter And The Wolf: Introduction (I)

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 2:28

07:03

Title: Peter And The Wolf: The Story Begins (Ii)

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 4:45

07:07

Title: Peter And The Wolf: The Cat (Iii)

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 2:07

07:09

Title: Peter And The Wolf: Grandpapa (Iv)

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 2:29

07:12

Title: Peter And The Wolf: The Wolf (V)

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 3:22

07:15

Title: Tubby The Tuba Part 1

Performer(s): Kleinsinger, George

Duration: 5:14

07:20

Title: Tubby The Tuba Part 2

Performer(s): Kleinsinger, George

Duration: 8:03

07:29

Title: Peter And The Wolf: And Now... (Vi)

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 1:58

07:30

Title: Peter And The Wolf: In The Meantime... (Vii)

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 4:43

07:35

Title: Peter And The Wolf: The Hunters (Viii)

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 2:33

07:37

Title: Peter And The Wolf: The Procession (Ix)

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 4:50

07:42

Title: Peter And The Wolf - And Now, The Victory Parade

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 4:26

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