Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Sunday at 10am, repeated Saturday at 7am

Classical Kids Sunday 5 January 2014

Classical Kids

Today we look at 'tempo' and hear slow and fast pieces of music. Plus favourite nursery rhymes as composed by Richard Rodney Bennett and the Runaway Bunny read by Brooke Shields.

Sunday January 15th, 10am

Hope you're all ready for an interplanetary trip, as this morning Classical Kids explores the galaxy with part of Gustav Holst's Planets Suite. We'll also hear about music that Handel wrote to be played on a boat, while sailing up and down a river.

Sunday January 22nd, 10am

We're celebrating Chinese New Year today, with traditional music played on the erhu. We'll also hear part of the Young Persons Guide to the Orchestra, with Dame Edna giving us an exciting introduction to the different sections and instruments. We'll also hear music by movie music composer John Powell, who wrote exciting music for Kung Fu Panda and How to Train Your Dragon!

Music Played on the Show

07:00

Title: Slavonic Dances Op. 46 - No. 3 In A Flat Major - Poco Allegro

Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin

Duration: 4:48

07:07

Title: Keyb Concerto No.5 In Fmin (2nd Movement) Adagio

Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian

Duration: 3:12

07:11

Title: Trumpet Concerto In E Flat(2nd Movement) Andante

Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef

Duration: 4:10

07:15

Title: Sinfonia Concertante In E Flat Major (3rd Movement) Presto

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 6:16

07:22

Title: The Blue Danube

Performer(s): Strauss Ii, Johann

Duration: 6:03

07:35

Title: The Runaway Bunny

Performer(s): Roven, Glen

Duration: 20:26

07:56

Title: Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets: Gilderoy Lockhart

Performer(s): Williams, John

Duration: 2:20

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