A Capitol Fourth

Elmo Sings Happy Birthday America

Clip: Season 2011 | 1m 35s

Elmo, everyone's favorite Muppet from Sesame Street, sings Happy Birthday to America on a past "A Capitol Fourth" show. Maestro Erich Kunzel, who tragically passed away in 2009, conducted the concert for over twenty years.

Aired: 07/03/11

Rating: NR

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Learn about this year's special presentation of the 41st annual A Capitol Fourth, with performances from sea to shining sea and a fireworks display recorded live over the iconic skyline of our nation's capital.

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