Sesame Street, the award-winning children’s program turns 50 this year. As the iconic TV program has aged, it has managed to stay musically apace with its forever-young audience. It’s not an easy task, but it’s one that the show’s creators prioritize for the sake of children’s education. While Big Bird, Elmo & co. paid a visit to the Tiny Desk, Sesame Street’s Senior Vice President of Curriculum and Content Rosemarie Truglio and Musical Director Bill Sherman spoke about making music for the show through the decades.
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