The Elements: suddenly trendy after 51 years
November 22, 2010 § Leave a comment
I have to say he did a decent job. Here’s Lehrer’s version from 1959:
Apparently no video of Lehrer singing The Elements has survived, but here he is in person with The Vatican Rag, in honor of the Pope’s recent statement that — if there is no contraception involved — using condoms may be allowable to prevent the transmission of HIV. Video starts at 00:19.
More videos of Lehrer songs, and an interview, here.