This sound effect can be found on Cartoon Trax Volume 2, which was made by The Hollywood Edge.


  • First recorded: 1974
  • Creator: Dick Maitland and Tom Clack
  • Owner: Sesame Workshop (1975-present) Rankin Bass (1975-1985) Nickelodeon (1985-present) The Hollywood Edge (2004-2014) Sound Ideas (2014-present)
  • Origin: United States and Canada
  • Year debut: March 24, 1975
  • First heard: "Typewriter: D for Daisy" (an animated segment from Sesame Street) (6th slide up only)
  • Area used: Worldwide

Sound Effect Description

Slide whistle, up and down, slow to fast ( 6 pairs ).

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Used In

TV Shows



  • Amazing Children's Favourites (2006 DVD) (Videos)
  • The Backyardigans: The Snow Fort (2005) (Videos) (DVD only.)
  • The Big Comfy Couch: My Best Friend & Lost & Clowned (2004) (Videos)
  • Bob the Builder: Pilchard Steals the Show and Other Stories (2002) (Videos) (Only released in the UK.)
  • Dora the Explorer: Big Sister Dora (2005) (Videos)
  • Dora the Explorer: Shy Rainbow (2007) (Videos)
  • Disney's Doug: The Vampire Caper (1997) (Videos)
  • Dragon Tales: Look on the Bright Side (2001) (Videos)
  • Go, Diego, Go!: Diego's Magical Missions (2008) (Videos)
  • HiT Entertainment Children's Favorites: Halloween Treats (2004) (Videos)
  • Jim Henson's Animal Jam: Hug a Day (2005) (Videos)
  • The Loud House: Welcome to the Loud House (2017) (Videos)
  • Maggie and the Ferocious Beast: Let's Play a Game! (2003) (Videos)
  • Mickey Mouse Clubhouse: Around the Clubhouse World (2014) (Videos)
  • Peppa Pig: Peppa's Perfect Day (2020) (Videos)
  • Rugrats: Angelica Knows Best (1998) (Videos)
  • Sesame Street: 40 Years of Sunny Days (2009) (Videos)
  • SpongeBob SquarePants: The Seascape Capers (2004) (Videos) (DVD only.)
  • The Wonder Pets: Save the Unicorn! (2007) (Videos)


  • Cartoon Network YouTube Bumper - You're Watching Cat-Toon Network! (3rd slide up and down)
  • Discovery Kids TV Show Promos (6th slide up heard once in the Miss Spider promo.)
  • Nick Jr. - The Backyardigans: Epic Musical Adventures Coming to Nick Jr. Fall 2004 Promo (4th slide up heard when Pablo comes into view.)
  • Nick Jr. - Blue's Room Snack Chat Promos (2004) (4th slide up and down heard when Blue says "See you there!" in the Nick Jr. butterflies logo.)
  • Nick Jr. promo - "Is Nick Jr. For Your..." #1 (1998) (4th slide up heard twice.)
  • Nick Jr.: Face (Promos) (5th slide down and 6th slide up and down heard once in "Are You An Easter Bunny?".)
  • Nick Jr. Promo - Fred Penner's Place (5th slide up)
  • Nick Jr. - Valentine's Day Promo (2000) (4th slide down)
  • Nick Jr. Videos Promo (2001) (5th slide up heard quadrice and 5th slide down heard once.)
  • Nick Jr. Videos Promo (2002-2003) (1st slide up heard at the end.)
  • Noggin Feetface (6th slide up and down used for the Doodle Pad promos.)
  • Noggin - Play with Me Sesame promo (2003-2004) (6th slide up)
  • Noggin - Play with Me Sesame: Workout Routine promo (6th slide up and down used twice when Moose and Zee do the "Up and down" portion of their exercise.)
  • Noggin - Tiny Planets: Big Week of Sofa Safaris Promo (October 2003) (6th slide up)
  • Oswald Promos (4th slide down heard once in "Oswald Promo: New Friend (2001)".)
  • Rugrats Videos Promos (4th slide up and 5th slide down heard once in the 2001 video promo.)
  • SpongeBob SquarePants Videos Promo (2003-2004) (6th slide down)

Video Games


YouTube Videos

  • Oddhouse Phantom (1st slide down heard once in "Jumpy, Springy Shoes".)
  • Yo Mama (6th slide up heard once in a low pitch in "Yo Mama So Slimy: When She Played With Slime, She Got 8 Months Pregnant".)

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