Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Sunday at 10am, repeated Saturday at 7am

Classical Kids Sunday 29 September 2013

Classical Kids

We'll hear music performed by some woodwind instruments today, plus some nursery rhymes sung by the King's Singers and music composed by the Red Priest!

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

07:00

Title: Slavonic Dance No.15 In C

Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin

Duration: 3:34

07:04

Title: Ganger (Norwegian March)

Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard

Duration: 3:01

07:07

Title: I Know An Oid Woman

Performer(s): Bonne, Rose/Mills, Alan

Duration: 2:29

07:12

Title: Sing A Song Of Sixpence

Performer(s): Rutter, John

Duration: 1:56

07:15

Title: The Four Seasons: Spring (3rd Movement) Allegro

Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio

Duration: 4:26

07:20

Title: Summer (4 Seasons) (2nd Movement) Adagio

Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio

Duration: 2:35

07:22

Title: Autumn (4 Seasons) (3rd Movement) La Caccia

Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio

Duration: 3:39

07:26

Title: Winter (4 Seasons) (2nd Movement) Largo

Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio

Duration: 2:15

07:29

Title: Kitty Waltz From The Dolly Suite

Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel

Duration: 3:08

07:33

Title: Che Gelida Manina From La Boh?Me

Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo

Duration: 5:14

07:39

Title: Morning, From Peer Gynt Suite No.1

Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard

Duration: 4:19

07:44

Title: Tribute To Benny Goodman

Performer(s): Gershwin, George

Duration: 6:27

07:50

Title: Sonate No. 2 Fur Oboe And Klavier - Movement Iii - Allegro

Performer(s): Rontgen, Julius

Duration: 4:00

07:55

Title: The King's New Clothes

Performer(s): Loesser, Frank

Duration: 3:48

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