Music Works Wonders, known during production as Elmo's Wonderful World of Music, is a 2001 Sesame Street resource video originally sent out on VHS to educators in partnership with the American Music Conference. The special runs twenty-two minutes long, with a Spanish-language track version following immediately. The cassette came in a kit of additional material meant to aid in teaching kids about and getting involved with music.

The special was later issued on a commercial DVD which was sold in Toys R Us stores for $0.01 with the purchase of another Sesame Street DVD.

It was also included as a special feature on What's the Name of That Song?.

The full video is currently available as a free video download from Sesame Workshop via as part of the Learn Along with Sesame series.


Muppet Performers


  • Uzma Arif on guiro
  • Khalidah Chin on violin
  • Abel Fonseca on djembe
  • Sarah Lewis on marimba
  • Ajmal Mirzai on trumpet
  • Roman Piwinski on piano
  • Kelsey Collins
  • Avery Homer
  • Tae Markey
  • Jesse Ortiz
  • Juliana Velez
  • Mateo Velez


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