Music by Franz Liszt
Dave Conner (arrangement)
Lyrics by Emily Perl Kingsley
Date 1847
EKA Episode 2238

"The Curious Cantata" is a Sesame Street sketch, involving Big Bird, Bob, Maria and Luis in a formal concert hall setting; "Live from Sesame Hall," Bob announces. Set to the music of Franz Lizst's Hungarian Rhapsody #2, they sing a song about a very curious bird. Big Bird plays the bird.