Remembering “Schoolhouse Rock’s” Headmaster

Remembering “Schoolhouse Rock’s” Headmaster 

Posted: 10:59 am Thursday, April 26th, 2018

By Pete Rizzo

Schoolhouse Rock

From jazz musician to Saturday morning cartoon music staple, Bob Dorough made himself a household name by creating “Schoolhouse Rock”.

From the first foray “Three Is a Magic Number” through classics like “I’m Just a Bill’ to “Unpack Your Adjectives”, Dorough, who passed away a few days ago, made “Schoolhouse Rock” such an indelible part of my childhood ritual Saturday mornings, namely gorging on cartoons till my mother told me to go outside and play instead.

These are my favorite tunes from the “Schoolhouse Rock” archives:

What are yours?