Musical Mornings with Coo
First aired September 26, 2007
Last aired August 21, 2009
Network PBS Kids Sprout
Episodes 50 segments
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Musical Mornings with Coo was a children's programing block on PBS Kids Sprout that aired on weekday mornings from 6:00 to 9:00am ET. Hosted by a friendy cuckoo-clock named Coo, a digital puppet animated via HDPS, the series featured songs and morning activities with the Coo also.

Produced by The Jim Henson Company, the series features Henson puppeteer Julianne Buescher as Coo and songs written/produced by Mike Himelstein. Jim Henson's Creature Shop produced 50 animated segments with Coo for the Sprout netwrok. The entire collection of animated segements was produced with less than two days spent filming on the digital puppterty stage.[1]



In 2008, the National Academy of Television Arts and Science honored Musical Mornings with Coo by awarding the program the Mid-Atlantic Emmy Award in the "Graphic Arts & Animation" category.


  1. Henson’s Creature Shop and Real-Time Animation