Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Sunday at 10am, repeated Saturday at 7am

Classical Kids Sunday 24 November 2013

Classical Kids

We'll hear young musicians from around the world this morning, plus the story of Hansel and Gretel with music by Engelbert Humperdinck. We'll also hear a flute solo and a concerto.

Saturday January 21st, 7am

Hope you're all ready for an interplanetary trip, as this morning Classical Kids explores the galaxy with part of Gustav Holst's Planets Suite. We'll also hear about music that Handel wrote to be played on a boat, while sailing up and down a river.

Sunday January 22nd, 10am

We're celebrating Chinese New Year today, with traditional music played on the erhu. We'll also hear part of the Young Persons Guide to the Orchestra, with Dame Edna giving us an exciting introduction to the different sections and instruments. We'll also hear music by movie music composer John Powell, who wrote exciting music for Kung Fu Panda and How to Train Your Dragon!

Sunday January 29th, 10am

This morning we’ll hear Prokofiev’s Winter Bonfire, written for the story of a group of Russian boy scouts, the Pioneers, who go on a train journey to the countryside and find a great bonfire. We'll also hear the second part of the Young Persons Guide to the Orchestra read by Dame Edna Everage, and we’ll hear dances by some of the great composers - a waltz by Joann Strauss II, a Spanish dance by Ravel and ballet music by Khachaturian!

Music Played on the Show

07:00

Title: Karelia Suite (3rd Movement) Alla Marcia

Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean

Duration: 4:54

07:05

Title: Hoe-Down

Performer(s): Copland, Aaron

Duration: 3:48

07:09

Title: Chit-Chat Polka (Tritsch-Tratsch Polka)

Performer(s): Strauss, Johann

Duration: 3:13

07:13

Title: Syrinx

Performer(s): Debussy, Claude

Duration: 3:37

07:16

Title: Flute Concerto No.2 In D K314 (3rd Movement)

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 5:32

07:28

Title: Irish Suite - The Wearing Of The Green

Performer(s): Anderson, Leroy

Duration: 4:11

07:35

Title: Woody's A Star

Performer(s): Newman, Randy

Duration: 1:43

07:37

Title: You've Got A Friend In Me

Performer(s): Newman, Randy

Duration: 2:51

07:40

Title: Symphony No.7 In A Major (4th Movement) Allegro Con Brio

Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van

Duration: 6:30

07:47

Title: Bruderchen, Komm, Tanz Mit Mir

Performer(s): Humperdinck, Engelbert

Duration: 3:47

07:51

Title: Hänsel And Gretel: Witch´S Ride

Performer(s): Humperdinck, Engelbert

Duration: 3:56

07:55

Title: When At Night I Go To Sleep (Abends, Will Ich Schlafen Geh'n)

Performer(s): Humperdinck, Engelbert

Duration: 3:00

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