Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Sunday at 10am, repeated Saturday at 7am

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Classical Kids Sunday 6 April 2014

You can now enjoy Classical Kids exclusively on RTÉjr Radio every Sunday morning, from 10 to 11am. To listen, you can tune in via the RTÉjr Radio channel on the Radio Player, or listen on a digital radio via the RTÉjr channel. You can also hear us via the RTÉjr website

Saturday July 30th

The word 'concerto' means to come together in harmony, but also to fight against each other! This morning we'll hear concertos that feature solo instruments with orchestra; all playing their own part but also coming together to form one great concerto. Tune in to hear a Trumpet Concerto by Haydn, a Piano Concerto by Rachmaninov, a Violin Concerto by Mendelssohn and a Clarinet Concerto by Mozart. We'll also hear the story of the Three Little PIgs read by Rosaleen Linehan.

Sunday July 31st

When the French composer Darius Milhaud visited America, he heard jazz music for the very first time and liked it so much, he used so started to write in that style. On Sunday we'll hear the Scaramouche Suite and part of his Carnival for London and we'll visit some wonderful wizards with music from Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, and The Sorceror's Apprentice by Paul Dukas... 

Sunday August 7th

Last week, we met Paddington Bear for the first time and learnt how we travelled from far Peru to live with the Brown family in London. But this morning Paddington is off to his first classical music concert with Herr Gruber, and so we'll join him at the Royal Albert Hall. We'll also hear part of Beethoven's beautiful Pastoral Symphony which he wrote about one of his favourite things to do - going for a walk in the countryside!

Classical Kids

Classical Kids is off to the circus today with music by Rimsky Korsakov, Fucik and Sousa. We'll also travel to Africa to hear the music of Ladysmith Black Mombazo.

Music Played on the Show

06:01

Title: March

Performer(s): Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel

Duration: 3:14

06:05

Title: Carmen Suite: Danse Boheme

Performer(s): Bizet, Georges

Duration: 4:14

06:09

Title: Entry Of The Gladiators

Performer(s): Fucik, Julius

Duration: 3:16

06:13

Title: Dance Of The Tumblers, From The Snow Maiden

Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay

Duration: 4:08

06:18

Title: Circus Galop From The Irish Dragoon

Performer(s): Sousa, John Philip

Duration: 1:39

06:20

Title: Symphony No.40 (4th Movement) - Finale: Allegro Assai

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 5:00

06:26

Title: Introduction And Kanje Kanje

Performer(s): Trad Arr J. Shabalala

Duration: 5:57

06:33

Title: I'Ve Got A Dream

Performer(s): Menken, Alan / Slater, Glenn

Duration: 3:26

06:38

Title: Mazurka In D Op33/2

Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic

Duration: 3:03

06:41

Title: Polonaise In A Op40 No.1

Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic

Duration: 5:49

06:46

Title: Dances From Moscow-Cheryomushki

Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri

Duration: 5:24

06:52

Title: Adelina De Maya (Movement 2)

Performer(s): Curiale, Joseph

Duration: 5:16

06:57

Title: I Know An Oid Woman

Performer(s): Bonne, Rose/Mills, Alan

Duration: 2:29

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