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Sunday at 10am, repeated Saturday at 7am

Classical Kids Sunday 26 January 2014

Classical Kids

Unusual music Leroy Anderson this morning - March of the Two Left Feet, Plink Plank Plunk and music written for a typewriter - and we'll meet the members of the string family!

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: Hush Little Baby

Performer(s): Traditional

Duration: 2:50

07:04

Title: Little Polka (5th Movement) Jazz Suite No.2

Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri

Duration: 2:51

07:07

Title: Partita No. 2 In D Minor Bwv 1004 - Movement Iv - Gigue

Performer(s): Bach, J S

Duration: 3:38

07:11

Title: Suite No. 1 In C Major Bwv 1007 - Movement I - Prelude

Performer(s): Bach, J S

Duration: 2:49

07:14

Title: Suite No. 1 In C Major Bwv 1007 - Movement Vi - Gigue

Performer(s): Bach, J S

Duration: 2:01

07:16

Title: The Swan

Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille

Duration: 3:41

07:20

Title: String Quartet No.6 In B Flat Major (1st Movement) Allegro Con B

Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van

Duration: 6:07

07:26

Title: Holiday For Strings

Performer(s): Rose, David

Duration: 2:46

07:30

Title: Opening Theme From Pirates Of The Caribbean At World's End

Performer(s): Zimmer, Hans

Duration: 1:44

07:32

Title: Selection Form Pirate Of The Caribbean: Dead Man?S Chest - Jack

Performer(s): Zimmer, Hans

Duration: 4:21

07:37

Title: Humming Chorus, From Madame Butterfly

Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo

Duration: 3:38

07:41

Title: O Mio Babbino Caro From Gianni Schicchi

Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo

Duration: 3:37

07:45

Title: Flute Concerto No.1 In E Major (2nd Movement) Allegretto

Performer(s): Falckenhagen, Adam

Duration: 4:42

07:50

Title: March Of The Two Left Feet

Performer(s): Anderson, Leroy

Duration: 3:08

07:53

Title: Plink, Plank, Plunk

Performer(s): Anderson, Leroy

Duration: 3:11

07:57

Title: The Typewriter

Performer(s): Anderson, Leroy

Duration: 2:14

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