Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Sunday at 10am, repeated Saturday at 7am

Classical Kids Sunday 6 October 2013

Classical Kids

Today we'll hear one of the best, worst singers ever, who became famous for her poor voice! We'll also pick up a piccolo plus music by two composers named Sergei!

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

07:00

Title: Black Sheep

Performer(s): Trad Arr Rutter

Duration: 2:15

07:03

Title: Cantata No. 208 - Sheep May Safely Graze

Performer(s): Bach, J S

Duration: 4:09

07:07

Title: March From Love Of Three Oranges

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 1:56

07:09

Title: Pushkin Waltz No.1

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 4:32

07:13

Title: Montagues And Capulets

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 5:07

07:16

Title: Concert Suite For Violin And Orchestra - Variazione Finale E Cod

Performer(s): Taneyev, Sergei

Duration: 4:11

07:20

Title: Danza Espanola No.5

Performer(s): Granados, Enrique

Duration: 4:35

07:26

Title: My Fist Hungers For Justice

Performer(s): Zimmer, Hans / Powell, John

Duration: 5:09

07:36

Title: Die Fledermaus - 'The Laughing Song'

Performer(s): Strauss, Johann

Duration: 4:04

07:41

Title: Concerto In C For Piccolo (3rd Movement) Allegro

Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio

Duration: 4:14

07:45

Title: Themes For Narnia

Performer(s): Robles, Marisa

Duration: 3:33

07:49

Title: Harry Potter Prologue

Performer(s): Williams, John

Duration: 2:27

07:51

Title: Harry Potter - Hedwigs Theme

Performer(s): Williams, John

Duration: 5:07

07:57

Title: Country Gardens

Performer(s): Grainger, Percy

Duration: 2:51

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