Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Sunday at 10am, repeated Saturday at 7am

Classical Kids Sunday 8 September 2013

Classical Kids

We'll take a music lesson practice our scales today with music by Walton, Debussy and Mozart. Plus Beethoven's beautiful Pastoral Symphony, and musical pictures by Mussorgsky.

Sunday February 26th, 10am

This morning we'll hear part of Prokofiev's Music for Children, which he wrote to be played by children and which have fun names such as Parade of the Grasshoppers, The Rain and the Rainbow, Playing Tag, The Moon Strolls in the Meadow. We'll also meet some of our favourite musical creatures in Saint-Saens Carnival of the Animals.

Sunday March 5th, 10am

Classical Kids celebrates International Women's Day with music by some of the great female composers and musicians. We'll hear music by talented percussionist Evelyn Glennie, the duetting pianist sisters Mariella and Katia Labeque, Irish composer Elaine Agnew. We'll also hear the story of a brave princess named Eliza whose brothers were turned into swans by a wicked witch. It's up to Eliza to save them by knitting shirts from stinging nettles, with music by the Australian composer Elena Kats-Chernin.

Music Played on the Show

07:00

Title: Early One Morning

Performer(s): Grainger, Percy

Duration: 2:31

07:03

Title: Serenade For Strings (2nd Movement) Waltz

Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Duration: 4:30

07:08

Title: Music For Children (1st Movement) The Music Lesson

Performer(s): Walton, William

Duration: 1:15

07:09

Title: Sonata In C, Kv 545

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 6:34

07:14

Title: Doctor Gradus Ad Parnassum: Modérément Animé

Performer(s): Debussy, Claude

Duration: 2:27

07:17

Title: Piano Concerto In A Minor - I. Allegro Molto Moderato (Opening)

Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard

Duration: 4:44

07:21

Title: Rakish Paddy/ The Bucks Of Oranmore/ The Mortgage Burn

Performer(s): Traditional / Maclean

Duration: 4:31

07:27

Title: Mary Poppins - Chim Chim Cher-Ee

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

Duration: 3:01

07:30

Title: Pictures At An Exhibition: The Old Castle

Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest

Duration: 4:51

07:35

Title: Tuileries - Tuilerie Gardens Allegretto Non Troppo

Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest

Duration: 1:24

07:36

Title: The Great Gate Of Kiev

Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest

Duration: 5:46

07:42

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

Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van

Duration: 12:46

07:55

Title: Canario

Performer(s): Rodrigo, Joaquin

Duration: 5:21

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