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Written by Joe Raposo and Jeff Moss
Date 1969
Publisher Jonico Music Co.
Festival Attractions Inc.

"Here Are Some Things" (also referred to as the "Selection Song")[1] is one of the sorting songs used on Sesame Street, where the viewer (and others) are asked to identify an item that belongs in a group of other items.


Versions

Picture Singer First Appearance Subjects
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Susan Episode 0040 fruit
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Susan Episode 0054 shapes
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Ernie Episode 0192 plates of cookies
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Maria (Carla Pinza) Episode 0256 plates of food
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Susan Episode 0295 groups of boats, people, houses, bottles, and chickens
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Bob and Luis Episode 0316 Furniture (in English) and Clothing (in Spanish)
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Maria Episode 0394 Round items (in Spanish)
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Gordon Episode 0456 snowflakes
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Luis Episode 0471 horses
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Gordon Episode 0479 chairs and a lamp
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Luis Episode 0493 shapes
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Oscar and Gordon Episode 0578 desserts
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Prince Charming and Maria Episode 0664 slippers
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David and Simon Soundman Episode 0671 modes of transportation and a piano
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Bob and John-John Episode 0702 trucks and a bus
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Gordon and Bob Episode 0802 sewing items and a stick of butter
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Bob and David Episode 0834 jars of marbles
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Bob and Gordon Episode 0871 chairs and a table
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Maria Episode 0903 big and small balls
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Gordon Episode 0914 blob-like shapes
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Gladys the Cow Episode 0926 Sizes of music books
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Maria Episode 0951 Letter Vs and a W
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Biff Episode 1863 Food and tools
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Uncle Wally Episode 2045 carrots, hats, stickers and an elephant
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Professor Huggins Episode 2952 stuffed animals
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Angela, Telly, and Rosita Episode 3230 shapes
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Big Bird, Gabi, and Wolfgang the Seal Episode 3405 gloves and a mitten

Shoeprint animations

A series of animated segments from season 4 featured an instrumental of the song over visuals of shoeprints.

Audio Releases

Sources

  1. BMI Work #1886025
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