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Nelson, Jerry 1934-2012

Works: 217 works in 396 publications in 1 language and 18,905 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Drama  Children's television programs  Children's films  Musical films  Christmas television programs  Biography  Biographical films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Puppeteer , Actor, Performer, Author, Arranger, Conductor, Narrator, Animator
Classifications: PN1997.G74, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Jerry Nelson
The great Muppet caper by Jim Henson( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kermit, Fozzie Bear, and Gonzo are reporters who travel to London to follow up on a jewel heist
I am Big Bird : the Caroll Spinney story( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For 46 years, Caroll Spinney has been beloved by generations of children as the man behind Sesame Street's Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch, and at 80 years old, he has no intention of stopping. A loving portrait of the man in the yellow suit, features extraordinary footage of Spinney's earliest collaborations with Jim Henson as it traces his journey from bullied child to childhood icon
Friends to the rescue( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a hurricane hits Sesame Street, Big Bird is heartbroken to discover that his nest has been destroyed. All of Sesame Street joins together to rebuild Big Bird's nest twig by twig and raise his spirits hug by hug
Christmas Eve on Sesame Street( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How does Santa get down all those skinny little chimneys? While trying to solve this riddle, Big Bird discovers that the true miracle of Christmas is the spirit of loving and sharing
Emmet Otter's jug-band Christmas by Jim Henson( Visual )

4 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Frogtown Hollow live Emmet and Ma Otter, a family with little money but lots of love. With Christmas coming, they want very much to buy each other a store-bought gift, but are barely scraping by doing odd jobs. When a local talent contest offers a special prize. Emmet must make a sacrifice to join his jug band for the competition. Will the jug band prevail or will fierce competition from the Riverbottom Gang steal the show - and the prize?
Sing yourself silly! by Sesame Street( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Big Bird and his friends invite you to have some silly fun with eleven of their favorite silly songs. Sing along with Ernie, Hoots the Owl, and surprise celebrity guests as they perform and giggle
Elmo and the orchestra( Recording )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join Elmo as he learns about classical music, the Sesame Street way!
The Muppets take Manhattan by H. B Gilmour( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fraggle Rock( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of a group of furry creatures called Fraggles who live in an underground home called Fraggle Rock, and their neighbors the Doozers, and the Gorgs
Fraggle Rock by Jim Henson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Through the hole and down the tunnel, hidden from everyday reality, are brightly lit caves filled with wonderful creatures. This land, bound together by Magic, is called Fraggle Rock. The most notable of the creatures who inhabit this beautiful place are the Fraggles. Join the Fraggles on their adventures as they spend their days laughing, splashing, running, singing, playing games, and telling jokes
Let's eat! : funny food songs( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Audience level: 0.15 (from 0.08 for The Muppet ... to 0.80 for Investigat ...)

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Alternative Names
Jerry Nelson Amerikaans zanger

Jerry Nelson amerikansk sångare

Jerry Nelson amerikansk sanger

Jerry Nelson amerikansk songar

Jerry Nelson bonequeiro/marioneteiro e dublador/dobrador americano

Jerry Nelson burrattinaio statunitense

Jerry Nelson US-amerikanischer Puppenspieler

Nelson, Jerry L. 1934-

Джерри Нельсон

ג'רי נלסון

جری نلسن خواننده آمریکایی


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