Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Sunday at 10am, repeated Saturday at 7am

Classical Kids Sunday 16 June 2013

Classical Kids

Beethoven loved the countryside and this morning we'll hear part of his lovely Pastoral Symphony. Plus music from the Hary Janos Suite by Kodaly including a Viennese Musical Clock.

Sunday September 17th, 10am

The composer Ferde Grofe was as a milkman, a truck driver and an elevator operator before was ever a composer. Today we'll hear his Grand Canyon Suite, which includes music written for a thunderstorm. We'll also hear some different dances by some of the great composers - a waltz by Johann Strauss II, a Spanish dance by Ravel and ballet music by Khachaturian! 

Sunday September 24th, 10am

Camille Saint-Saens wrote his Carnival of the Animals Suite just for fun, and today we'll meet some his very musical members of the animal kingdom. We'll also meet some singing frogs and cats, and enjoy some musical fireworks! 

Sunday October 1st, 10am

Anyone know what time it is? Why, it's time to hear music written about clocks of course, including Haydn's Clock Symphony! We'll also hear music by the pianist and violinist Joaquin Rodrigo whose most famous piece of music for an instrument which he didn’t really play – the guitar! Tune in this morning for part of his sunny Concierto de Aranjuez which he wrote after visiting a Spanish palace. 

Music Played on the Show

06:55

Title: A Spoonful Of Sugar

Performer(s): Sherman/Sherman

Duration: 4:24

07:00

Title: Aspects For Horn And Harp (3rd Movement) Allegro Moderato

Performer(s): Damase, Jean Michel

Duration: 4:04

07:04

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

Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van

Duration: 9:16

07:13

Title: An American In Paris- Excerpt

Performer(s): Gershwin G / Gershwin I

Duration: 5:40

07:19

Title: Ave Verum Corpus (Mozart)

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 4:04

07:24

Title: I'M Proud To Be A Cow

Performer(s): Gladys The Cow

Duration: 2:43

07:32

Title: Summer 3

Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio/ Richter, Max

Duration: 5:15

07:37

Title: Track 01

Performer(s): Bokujo, Shinkai

Duration: 4:33

07:42

Title: Carnival Of The Animals: Aquarium

Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille

Duration: 2:47

07:45

Title: Viennese Musical Clock

Performer(s): Kodaly, Zoltan

Duration: 2:42

07:48

Title: Intermezzo From "Hary Janos Suite"

Performer(s): Kodaly, Zoltan

Duration: 5:23

07:54

Title: Tschaikovsky

Performer(s): Weill, Kurt/Gershwin, Ira

Duration: 1:02

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