|Music by||Luigi Denza|
|Lyrics by||Peppino Turco|
"Funiculì, Funiculà" is a famous Italian song, originally composed for the funicular of Mount Vesuvius. The music has been used in many productions since then, including Muppet ones.
- The Placido Flamingo song, "The Telephone of Brazil" is sung to the tune.
- In a 2006 episode of Sesame Street, Big Bird, Elmo and Zoe sing about the letter H to the song's tune.
- The Singing Pizza Elmo toy uses the melody for Elmo's song about pizza.
- A band of accordion players also performed the song for Telly in a 1999 episode of Sesame Street.
- A portion of the music was incorporated in the last verse of "The Pasta Song".
- Abby Cadabby sings a a song about the first time she ate broccoli to the tune of the song. (First: Episode 4232)