Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Sunday at 10am, repeated Saturday at 7am

Classical Kids Sunday 7 July 2013

Classical Kids

We're on holidays in sunny Spain this week, and we'll hear music by Falla and Rodrigo. We'll also hear music that football fans will know very well, by George Frideric Handel!

Sunday July 23rd, 10am

Some composers loved their country so much that they used songs, tunes and dances from the place they were born in their music! This morning we'll hear a Mazurka by Chopin, a song by Vaughan Williams and a terrifying tale by Mussorgsky! We'll also hear music played on some percussion instruments! 

Sunday July 30th, 10am

On today's Classical Kids we'll learn about the woodwind instruments including the clarinet and the flute. We'll also find out which of the great composers secretly practiced his music while the rest of his family was asleep in bed, and hear ballet music written for a sleeping princess and dancing knights! 

Music Played on the Show

07:05

Title: Vln Son In G (3rd Movement) Allegro Vivace

Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van

Duration: 3:39

07:36

Title: Spanish Dance, From La Vida Breve

Performer(s): Falla, Manuel De

Duration: 3:58

07:46

Title: Jolly Holiday

Performer(s): Sherman, Richard M. / Sherman, Robert B.

Duration: 5:35

07:56

Title: Jazz Pizzicato - Jazz Legato

Performer(s): Anderson, Leroy

Duration: 3:12

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