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Music by Paul Jacobs
Lyrics by Sarah Durkee
Date 1990
Publisher King Dog Music
Splotched Animal Music Co.
Durkee/Jacobs Inc.
Jive Durkee Music
Sesame Street Inc.
First Episode 2738
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Sesame Street Wayne Brady Demonstrates Between

Wayne Brady version

"Between" is a Sesame Street song from the early 1990s, describing what the word means. The song was originally performed by Jeff Redd, in a music video utilizing chroma key to demonstrate many uses of the word (such as cheese in the middle of two slices of bread to make a sandwich, driving a car between the lines on a road, creme between a cookie, and so on).

A new version of the song featuring Wayne Brady was taped in season 34 (with modified lyrics by Christopher Cerf) (First: Episode 4031). Elmo leaves Wayne to demonstrate between and is helped by the Two-Headed Monster, Big Bird, Mr. Snuffleupagus, a Dinger, two Honkers, Cookie Monster, Baby Bear, Telly, Zoe, and Rosita. At one point, Brady is squeezed by two slices of bread, one of them played by Bruce Connelly.[1]

Notes

  • The Season 34 version of the song was taped on December 9, 2002, and was directed by Emily Squires.[2]

Releases

Video

Wayne Brady version:

Online

See also

Sources

  1. "Five minutes with ... R. Bruce Connelly, actor who plays Barkley the Dog on Sesame Street." Island Packet. January 26, 2008
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