Written by Michaela Muntean
Illustrator Joan Corbitt
Published 1992
Publisher Astor Books
Series All About Music
ISBN 0943351529

Elmo's Music to Move By is part of a series of book and tape sets designed to introduce children to music concepts.

When their picnic gets rained out, Elmo, Big Bird, and Herry Monster play music indoors and act out what they think each piece represents.

Excerpts include:

  • Waltz in A Minor - Frédéric Chopin
  • Aviary - Camille Saint-Saëns
  • Flight of the Bumblebee - Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
  • Waltz in D Flat - Frédéric Chopin
  • Dance of the Hours - Amilcare Ponchielli
  • Turkish March - Ludwig van Beethoven
  • Troika - Sergei Prokofiev
  • Slavonic Dance #1 - Antonín Dvořák