Production Number

9-03 (59)


August 21, 2007

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Guess What Elmo's Thinking about Today?

Elmo opens his door and in floods an entire string section of an orchestra made up of violins.

Dorothy's Question

Dorothy wants to know how you hold a violin when you play it.

Mr. Noodle

Mr. Noodle attempts to play a banana before trying to position a violin all over his body.

Kids and Baby

A girl plays the Elmo's World theme song on the violin.

Elmo's Question

Elmo counts how many violins an octopus can play


Abby Cadabby and Miri Ben-Ari send Elmo an email about playing the violin. Abby decides that she might like to learn some day, but for now, all she knows is her trick. When Miri asks, Abby turns her violin into a pumpkin.


Flutes don't have strings, but they make music. Cheese doesn't have strings and make music. What about string cheese? It doesn't make music, but it tastes good. Pianos have piano strings inside and make music. Rosita doesn't have strings, but her guitar does.


Elmo's friend Livie takes violin lessons.


The Violins Channel screens "The Violin Who Loved Her Bow." Coming up next: "Stringing in the Rain."


Elmo talks to a violin and a bow.

Tickle Me Land

Dorothy imagines Elmo playing jazz violin and the same instrument as a fiddle to play bluegrass.

The Violin Song

Elmo's piano prepares to play "The Violin Song", but Elmo decides to play it on the violin instead.


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