Written by Jeff Moss
Date 1969
First Episode 0011

"Father (Mother and Children) Song" is a three-part Sesame Street song performed by the Anything Muppets.

First, the father (Jim Henson) sings about his role in the family. Then, the mother (Loretta Long) sings about what she does. Finally, the children (Caroll Spinney and Frank Oz) sing about themselves.

Susan covered the "Children Song" for her album Susan Sings Songs from Sesame Street.


  • In part 3 ("Children Song"), the daughter's singing vocals are provided by Loretta Long instead of Frank Oz.


Sesame Street Father's Song

Sesame Street Father's Song