A beloved song and episode from ABC's Schoolhouse Rock". Music and lyrics were written by the series' music director jazzman Bob Dorough, who wrote and performed a number of other SR favourites.
Conjunction Junction, what's your function?
Hooking up words and phrases and clauses ...
The cartoon used a train to show and, or, and but as colourful connecting cars which joined phrases.
Jazz singer Terry Morel sang the song's chorus. Jazz singer and Merv Griffin Show veteran Jack Sheldon performed as the voice of the cheerful Train Engineer. The episode I'm Just a Bill was recorded the same day, using the same band, including Sheldon on trumpet.