Sesame Street - Elmo's Song (Kalimba Tab)

esame Street is a highly acclaimed and beloved American children's television program that has been airing since 1969. Created by Joan Ganz Cooney and Lloyd Morrisett, it is produced by Sesame Workshop (formerly known as the Children's Television Workshop), a non-profit organization. The show uses a mix of puppetry, animation, and live-action segments to educate and entertain children, typically focusing on basic academic concepts, social skills, and emotional intelligence.

It features a diverse cast of puppet characters such as Big Bird, Elmo, Cookie Monster, Oscar the Grouch, and many others, alongside human actors. Sesame Street is renowned for its innovative approach to education, incorporating humor, music, and cultural references to engage young viewers. It has won numerous awards over the years and is celebrated for its commitment to promoting inclusivity, diversity, and understanding among children worldwide.

There are over 3,200 songs in the sesame street world of muppets and so they will not all be listed here but this page is a work-in-progress and we will be slowly adding popular songs from the children's TV series. If you are a fan of Sesame Street and the kalimba and know how to play specific songs please feel free to share your tabs in the comments and we will get them added to the blog or if you would like to request specific songs that are not mentioned, you can comment that too! 

1. Main Theme

The "Sesame Street Theme," also known as "Sunny Days," is the iconic opening theme song for the television show "Sesame Street." The song welcomes viewers to the diverse and inclusive world of Sesame Street, where children and Muppets come together to learn, play, and explore. The lyrics celebrate the joy of friendship, learning, and discovery, emphasizing the importance of cooperation and kindness. With its cheerful melody and catchy lyrics, the song sets the tone for each episode and invites audiences of all ages to join in the fun and educational adventures on Sesame Street.

Letter Notes:

C° A F F G A C° A F

C° A F F G A B

C° D° C° D° D°# D°

C° A G G A A# A G

C° C° A C°

G A A# A G C C C

Number Notes:

1° 6 4 4 5 6 1° 6 4

1° 6 4 4 5 6 7

1° 2° 1° 2° 2°# 2°

1° 6 5 5 6 6# 6 5

1° 1° 6 1°

5 6 6# 6 5 1 1 1


2. Elmo's Song (Requested)

Elmo's Song" is a cheerful and simple tune from the children's television show Sesame Street, sung by the beloved character Elmo. In the song, Elmo joyfully sings about himself in the third person, expressing his love for certain body parts, such as his nose, mouth, and arms. The lyrics also mention Elmo's desire to play and have fun with his friends. Overall, the song is meant to entertain and engage young children while reinforcing basic concepts like body parts and playfulness.

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