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How to get to Sesame Street: Practice, Practice, Practice

Posted at 8:50 PM on March 23, 2009 by John Birge

The website musicradar.com compiled a list of favorite musical performances on Sesame Street. There are fantastic YouTube clips of Norah Jones and Elmo; Johnny Cash and Oscar the Grouch; REM and furry happy monsters. You'll find the complete list here.

They did NOT include The Chamber Music Society of Sesame Street with Yo Yo Ma.
So I'm adding that one myself:

Meanwhile, if you just can't get enough of the "Best of" lists, check out "the fifteen American musicals...of indisputably permanent interest," according to WSJ Theater Critic Terry Teachout.