Jeff Moss, 56, the composer of such classic "Sesame Street" songs as "Rubber
Duckie" and "The People in Your Neighborhood," died Friday morning of complications
arising from colon cancer. Moss, who served as founding head-writer and
composer/lyricist on "Sesame Street," won 15 Emmys for his work. He also wrote the
songs for four Grammy Award-winning records and was nominated for an Academy
Award for the music and lyrics for The Muppets Take Manhattan soundtrack.