Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Sunday at 10am, repeated Saturday at 7am

Classical Kids Sunday 27 April 2014

Classical Kids

We'll wake up to a musical sunrise by Grieg, and hear classical and traditional Irish music played on the harp, and dance music by some of the great composers including Ravel.

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

07:05

Title: Duo In G (1st Movement) Largo

Complete Work Name: Duo In G Op.34

Composer: Carulli, Ferdinando

Performer(s): Julian Bream (Guitar), John Williams (Guitar)

Album: Together Again (Recordno: 09026614502) ~~ CDD03404 / RCA Victor Gold Seal / 09026614502

Duration: 2:58

07:09

Title: Sabre Dance -- Gayaneh

Complete Work Name: Gayaneh

Composer: Khachaturian, Aram

Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Khachaturian: Spartacus / Gayaneh Ballet - Highlights / EMI Eminence / CDEMX2119

Duration: 2:33

07:12

Title: Bolero (Excerpt)

Complete Work Name: Bolero

Composer: Ravel, Maurice

Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Harmony (Recordno: 724384952426) / Virgin / 724384952426

Duration: 5:16

07:19

Title: On The Beautiful Blue Danube -Waltz Op.314

Complete Work Name: On The Beautiful Blue Danube

Composer: Strauss II, Johann

Performer(s): Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra

Album: 100 Popular Classics Vol.2 / Castle Communications PLC / MBSCD5172

Duration: 6:47

07:26

Title: Little Chatterbox Op.245

Composer: Strauss, Josef

Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Carlos Kleiber Conducts Johann Strauss (Recordno: Sk45938) / Sony / Sk45938

Duration: 2:58

07:33

Title: Duel Of The Fates -- Star Wars Episode 1 Ost

Complete Work Name: Star Wars Episode 1 Ost

Composer: Williams, John

Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Star Wars: The Phantom Menace / Sony Classical / Sk61816

Duration: 4:14

07:38

Title: Harp Concerto In A - Rondo Allegretto -- Harp Concerto In A

Complete Work Name: Harp Concerto In A

Composer: Dittersdorf, Carl Ditters von

Performer(s): Marisa Robles (Harp), Academy Of Saint Martin In The Fields

Album: Harp Concertos (Recordno: 4257232) ~~ H377309 / Decca / 4257232

Duration: 4:04

07:43

Title: Carolan's Concerto -- Not Available

Composer: Carolan, Turlough O

Performer(s): Siobhan Armstrong (Harp)

Album: Not Available (Recordno: Mcd0401) / Maya Recordings / Mcd0401

Duration: 2:49

07:46

Title: Morning -- Peer Gynt Suite No.1

Complete Work Name: Peer Gynt Suite No.1

Composer: Grieg, Edvard

Performer(s): Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra

Album: Relax More (Recordno: CFMCD32) / Classic FM / CFMCD32

Duration: 3:32

07:50

Title: Abends Wenn Ich Schlafen Gehen

Complete Work Name: Hansel And Gretel

Composer: Humperdinck, Engelbert

Performer(s): Lucia Popp (Soprano), Brigitte Fassbaender (Mezzo-Soprano), Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Opera Gala Collection / Decca / 460849-2

Duration: 3:06

07:53

Title: Waltz Of The Flowers -- The Nutcracker Op.71a

Complete Work Name: The Nutcracker Op.71a

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Performer(s): Russian State Symphony Orchestra

Album: 100 Popular Classics Vol.2 / Castle Communications PLC / MBSCD5172

Duration: 5:22

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