Songs from Sesamstrasse
Released 1976
Format LP
Label Poly
Cat no. 2961 007

Bumfidel, Aus Der Sesamstrasse (Bumfidel, from Sesame Street) is a story album based on the "Bumfidel" film segments introduced in 1976 on Sesamstrasse, the German co-production of Sesame Street. The script was based on book spin-offs from the series, but it uses some of the same actors and production team.

Track listing

Side One

  1. Bumfidel lacht sich krank (Bumfidel laughs himself sick; Part 1)

Side Two

  1. Bumfidel lacht sich krank (Part 2)


  • Markus Krüger as Bumfidel
  • Ingeburg Kanstein as his mother
  • Jan Harloff as a neighbor
  • Erika Hoger as Frau Wimmer
  • Inka Hahn as Frau Graunagel
  • Lisa Schröder as Frau Klopsch
  • Rolf Peters as hunter and an older man
  • Sylvia Nachtigal as a girl

Other characters, whose actors weren't credited, included a teacher, kids and a kidnapper.


  • Author: Marieluise Bernhard Von Luttitz
  • Directed by Jan Harloff
  • Music by Albrecht Gürsching
  • Produced by Jürgen Tamchina
  • Soundmix by Rainer Hecht
  • Edited by Uwe Wandrey

See also