Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Sunday at 10am, repeated Saturday at 7am

Classical Kids Sunday 22 June 2014

Classical Kids

We'll visit a magical toyshop on Sunday with music by Respighi and Rossini, and we'll hear music written for such magical films such as Spirited Away and Ponyo on the Cliff.

Sunday June 25th, 10am

Mozart and Haydn were great friends. and they even wrote pieces of music for each other! We'll hear that music on Sunday and we'll discover what a 'fugue' is with music by Bach and Lady Gaga! 

Sunday July 2nd, 10am

The Italian composer Jean-Baptiste Lully was a famous composer who studied the guitar, violin, keyboard and was also a famous dancer! We'll also meet a very musical family, the composer Johann Strauss and his sons Johann, Josef and Eduard. 

Music Played on the Show

07:04

Title: Serenade Op.127 (4th Movement) Rondo

Composer: Giuliani, Mauro

Performer(s): Mikael Helasvuo (Flute), Jukka Savijoki (Guitar)

Album: Giuliani: Music for Flute and Guitar / Bis / Bis-Cd412

Duration: 3:09

07:08

Title: Sonatina In G Major For Violin And Piano (4th Movement) Finale Allegro

Composer: Dvorak, Antonin

Performer(s): James Ehnes (Violin), Eduard Laurel (Piano)

Album: Romantic Pieces \ Dvorak \ Janacek \ Smetana / Analekta fl / FL23191

Duration: 5:46

07:27

Title: Lyrical Waltz From Seven Dolls' Dances

Composer: Shostakovich, Dmitri

Performer(s): Lisa Batiashvili (Violin), Helene Grimaud (Piano), Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra

Album: Echoes of Time - Lisa Batiashvili / Grimaud / Salonen / Deutsche Grammophon / 4779299

Duration: 3:34

07:31

Title: Concerto No.1 For Piano And Orchestra In E Flat Major (4th Movement) Allegro Mariazle Animato / Presto

Complete Work Name: Concerto No.1 For Piano And Orchestra In E Flat Major S.124

Composer: Liszt, Franz

Performer(s): Yundi Li (Piano), Philharmonia Orchestra

Album: Chopin / Liszt: Piano Concerto No.1 - Yundi Li / Deutsche Grammophon / 4776402

Duration: 4:13

07:36

Title: Trumpet Tune And Air

Composer: Purcell, Henry

Performer(s): Philip Jones (Trumpet), James Watson (Trumpet)/ Philip Jones Brass Ensemble

Album: Brass Splendour ~~ F002007 / Decca / 411955-2

Duration: 2:56

07:51

Title: Three Pieces For Small Orchestra - Dance In The Sunlight

Composer: Bax, Arnold

Performer(s): English Chamber Orchestra

Album: The Banks of Green Willow / EMI Classics / 077776420028

Duration: 4:51

07:56

Title: Spring Song In A Major

Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix

Performer(s): Catrin Finch (Harp)

Album: Catrin Finch lullabies / Deutsche Grammophon / 4791482

Duration: 3:11

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