Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Sunday at 10am, repeated Saturday at 7am

Classical Kids Sunday 12 January 2014

Classical Kids

Classical Kids is a fun introduction to composers, musicians and instruments for younger listeners - and maybe some grownups too!

Saturday March 25th, 7am (repeat)

Classical Kids will continue the St. Patrick's celebrations this weekend with The Children of Lir told by Hamilton Harty, the story of King Lir and his children who get turned into swans. We'll also hear about the Irish harper Turlough O'Carolan, RTÉ Cór na nÓg will sing us some songs and we'll perform Riverdance! I wonder if we'll be as good as the sheep below? 

Sunday March 26th, 10am

We'll travel around the world with postcards from The King's Singers and to celebrate Mother's Day, we'll hear the story of The Runaway Bunny, about a little bunny rabbit who decides to run away. But his wise Mum tells him, 'If you run away, I will run after you.' With music by Glen Roven, the story is read by Brooke Shields. And with the Feis Ceoil starting this week in Dublin, we'll hear performances by some of the many great winners over the years, including John O'Conor, Cara O'Sullivan and Finghin Collins. 

Music Played on the Show

07:00

Title: Concerto In D Major (1st Movement) Allegro

Performer(s): Telemann, Georg Philipp

Duration: 3:21

07:05

Title: Clarinet Concerto In E Flat Major Op. 36 - Movement Iii - Rondo,

Performer(s): Krommer, Franz Vinzenz

Duration: 5:36

07:11

Title: Gnossiennes (1st Movement)

Performer(s): Satie, Erik

Duration: 3:55

07:16

Title: An American In Paris

Performer(s): Gershwin, George

Duration: 19:03

07:23

Title: Symphony No.6 "Pastoral" (1st Movement) Awakening Of Cheerful...

Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van

Duration: 12:46

07:32

Title: Somewhere A Cow Is Bawling

Performer(s): Fisk, Jim

Duration: 3:58

07:36

Title: Adelina De Maya (Movement 2)

Performer(s): Curiale, Joseph

Duration: 5:16

07:42

Title: Concierto De Aranjuez (3rd Movement) Allegro Gentile

Performer(s): Rodrigo, Joaquin

Duration: 5:44

07:48

Title: Der Alte Brummbar (The Old Grumbler)

Performer(s): Fucik, Julius

Duration: 4:53

07:53

Title: Scherzo-Tarantella

Performer(s): Wieniawski, Henyrk

Duration: 5:03

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