Over 100 Lawrence Welk Biographies of the Longest Running TV Show In History!
The Lawrence Welk Show was among the most successful musical variety shows in American history and can be watched on PBS
A wealth of talent entertained millions of people on TV with what became known as Champagne music over its 30 year and 1,065 episode history. We have compiled the most extensive collection of Lawrence Welk Show biographies online, from his early days as a travelling band to his hit TV show on ABC.
This Weekend on PBS
"April Showers" (1969)
Bobby Burgess hosts this weekend's episode of the Lawrence Welk Show that originally aired on April 19, 1969. Andra Willis, Dick Dale and Larry Hooper start off the show with "Let A Smile Be Your Umbrella", Lynn Anderson sings "Auctioneer Song", Bobby and Cissy dance to "Dancing In The Dark", Bobby and Jack Imel tap dance to "That Old Soft Shoe", Jo Ann Castle performs "This Old House" with Bobby, Cissy, Andra and Buddy Merrill, Steve Smith sings "April Love", the orchestra performs "Hey Jude", Dick Dale and Andra Willis sing "Let's Call The Whole Thing Off" and Bob Ralston performs "The Sound Of Music."