Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Classical Kids on RTÉjr Radio

Sunday at 10am, repeated Saturday at 7am

Classical Kids Sunday 8 December 2013

Classical Kids

Today, a music lesson, a game of hopscotch and a three-legged race with music by William Walton. Plus Disney songs performed in the style of Mozart, Rachmaninov and Prokofiev.

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: Carnival Of The Animals: Aquarium

Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille

Duration: 2:47

07:04

Title: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik (4th Movement) Rondo, Allegro

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 4:14

07:08

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

Performer(s): Walton, William

Duration: 1:15

07:09

Title: Music For Children (2nd Movement) The Three Legged Race

Performer(s): Walton, William

Duration: 1:02

07:10

Title: Music For Children (3rd Movement) The Silent Lake

Performer(s): Walton, William

Duration: 1:39

07:12

Title: Music For Children (4th Movement) The Pony Trap

Performer(s): Walton, William

Duration: 1:30

07:13

Title: Music For Children (5th Movement) Swing Boats

Performer(s): Walton, William

Duration: 1:17

07:14

Title: Music For Children (6th Movement) Puppet's Dance

Performer(s): Walton, William

Duration: 1:53

07:16

Title: Music For Children (7th Movement) Song At Dusk

Performer(s): Walton, William

Duration: 1:31

07:17

Title: Music For Children (8th Movement) Hop Scotch

Performer(s): Walton, William

Duration: 1:01

07:18

Title: Music For Children (9th Movement) Ghosts

Performer(s): Walton, William

Duration: 2:12

07:20

Title: Music For Children (10th Movement) Trumpet Tune

Performer(s): Walton, William

Duration: 2:26

07:23

Title: The March Of The Siamese Children

Performer(s): Rodgers, Richard/Hammerstein Ii, Oscar

Duration: 3:38

07:27

Title: Brezairola

Performer(s): Canteloube, Joseph

Duration: 3:28

07:31

Title: Vallflickans Dans

Performer(s): Alfven, Hugo

Duration: 4:11

07:34

Title: Cantata No. 208 - Sheep May Safely Graze

Performer(s): Bach, J S

Duration: 4:09

07:39

Title: Heigh-Ho! (In The Style Of Mozart)

Performer(s): Morey, Larry / Churchill, Frank

Duration: 2:59

07:47

Title: Winnie The Pooh (In The Style Of Prokofiev)

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

Duration: 2:46

07:51

Title: The Nutcracker Op.71a - Waltz Of The Flowers

Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Duration: 5:37

07:57

Title: Waltz In D Flat Major Op.64 No.1

Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic

Duration: 2:17

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