She also served as a composer and writer for the non-Muppet production Between the Lions.
With Paul Jacobs, she wrote many songs for Sesame Street, Sesame Street Mexico and Plaza Sesamo. Durkee also wrote songs and the unaired episode "Feels Like Rain" for Little Muppet Monsters. This included the song "It's Not Gonna Rain" by Durkee and Chris Cerf.
She also wrote songs for Little Mermaid's Island, including "The Truth".