Songs from Sesamstrasse
Released 1974
Format LP
Label Poly
Cat no. 2432 122

Sesamstrasse, Folge 2 (Sesame Street, Volume 2) is a soundtrack album for Sesamstrasse, the German co-production of Sesame Street. It is a rendition of songs and sketches, using the original voice track from the show, including dubbed voices for Bob and Susan. The German street scenes, and related human cast, would not arrive until 1977.

Track listing

Side One

  1. Jeder macht mal Fehler (Everyone Makes Mistakes) - Big Bird
  2. Geräuschvolles Einschlafen (literally 'Noisily falling asleep'; Water's dripping) - Bert and Ernie
  3. Verkehrslied (Traffic Song) - Alex
  4. Die Gitarre (literally 'The guitar'; Broken ukulele) - Ernie and Beautiful Day Monster (YouTube)
  5. Tausendfuss (The Inch Worm) - Caterpillar and Salamander
  6. Gangster Alphabet (Lefty recites the Alphabet) - Lefty and Mackie

Side Two

  1. Mal oben, mal unten (literally 'Sometimes up, sometimes down'; Up and Down) - Cookie Monster and Herry
  2. Ernie's Kurzgeschichte (literally 'Ernie's short story' Ernie's alphabet story) - Ernie and Bert
  3. Der Wutkopf (The fury head) - Three Kids
  4. Nah und fern (Near and Far) - Grover
  5. Verkäuferin (Saleswoman) - Angelika
  6. Das Sonderangebot des Jahres (literally 'The special of the year'; Empty box) - Bert, Ernie and Lefty

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