Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Sunday at 10am, repeated Saturday at 7am

Classical Kids Sunday 10 August 2014

Classical Kids

Mozart and Haydn were great friends and on Sunday we'll hear music which Mozart wrote especially for his pal, as well as fugues by Bach and Lady Gaga!

Saturday April 1st, 7am (Repeat)

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. 

Sunday April 2nd, 10am

Do you ever wonder if your toys come to life when you're asleep? Well this morning we'll visit a magic toyshop, to see what adventures the toys who live there get up to at night! We'll also learn about composers who loved to travel to different parts of the world, and write music about the places they visited. 

Sunday April 9th, 10am

Do you know someone who has a nickname? This morning we'll meet three composer who had the nicknames 'll Bolognese', 'Papa' and 'The Red Priest'! We'll also visit the opera for performances by two very famous opera singers - Pavarotti and Bugs Bunny! 

Music Played on the Show

07:01

Title: Marche Militaire Francaise

Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille

Performer(s): Kristiansand Blaseensemble

Album: Over the Hills and Far Away ~~ G455801 / 2l / 2L31

Duration: 4:29

07:06

Title: Forgotten Dreams

Composer: Anderson, Leroy/Parish, Mitchell

Performer(s): Jackie Mcauliffe (Pno), (Unnamed)

Album: Forgotten Dreams / Decca / 466 566-2

Duration: 3:03

07:10

Title: String Quartet In E Flat (4th Movement) Presto

Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef

Performer(s): Quatuor Mosaiques

Album: Haydn: Quartets Op.33 No.5, No.3 & No.2 ~~ H491212 / Auvidis / E8569

Duration: 3:29

07:15

Title: String Quartet In B Flat 'The Hunt' (4th Movement) Allegro Assai

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Melos Quartet

Album: String Quartets (Recordno: 429818-2) ~~ H201504 / Deutsche Grammophon / 429818-2

Duration: 4:42

07:20

Title: Piano Sonata No.11 (3rd Movement) Rondo Alla Turca -- Piano Sonata No.11

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): András Schiff (Piano)

Album: The Glory Of W.A. Mozart ~~ H034006 / Decca / 417201-2

Duration: 3:36

07:26

Title: Aladdin, Suite For Orchestra Op.34 - The Market Place In Ispahan

Composer: Nielsen, Carl

Performer(s): Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra

Album: Symphony No.2/Aladdin, Suite for Orchestra Op.34 / Bis Recordings

Duration: 2:59

07:30

Title: I'Ve Got A Dream

Composer: Menken, Alan / Slater, Glenn

Performer(s): Brad Garret (Hook-Hand Thug), Jeffrey Tabor (Big Nose Thug), Mandy Moore (Rapuzel) Zachery Levi (Flyyn), Studio Orchestra, Thug Chorus

Album: Tangled OST ~~ F4494 / Walt Disney Records / D000650802

Duration: 3:11

07:35

Title: Tarantella

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): Aquarelle Guitar Quartet, Aquarelle Guitar Quartet

Album: Dances - Aquarelle Guitar Quartet / Chandos Records / CHAN 10609

Duration: 4:32

07:41

Title: Dance Suite -- Dance Suite

Composer: Seiber, Matyas

Performer(s): Steven Isserlis (Cello), Thoms Ades (Piano), Maggie Cole (Piano)

Album: Cello World - Steven Isserlis / BMG / 09026 68928 2

Duration: 4:15

07:46

Title: Fugue No.15 In G Major Bwv 860

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Angela Hewitt (Piano)

Album: Bach - The Well Tempered Clavier - Angela Hewitt (Recordno: CDS44291) / Hyperion / CDS44291

Duration: 3:00

07:50

Title: Lady Gaga Fugue

Composer: Lady Gaga/redone

Performer(s): Vincenzo Culotta (Piano)

Album: Composer Copy -- Private Recording / Private Recording / Private Recording

Duration: 2:42

07:53

Title: Britney Spears Counterpoint

Composer: Martin

Performer(s): Vincenzo Culotta (Piano)

Album: Composer Copy -- Private Recording

Duration: 2:44

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