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
"Those Were The Days" (1975)
Ralna English hosts this weekend's episode of the Lawrence Welk Show that originally aired on January 4, 1975. Ken Delo, Mary Lou Mezter, Bobby and Cissy, Sandi Griffith, Tom Netherton, Anacani, Arthur Duncan with Henry Cuesta on clarinet, Bob Havens on trombone and Johnny Zell on trumpet start off the show performing "Those Were The Days." Ralna English sings "Love Me or Leave Me" and "Love Nest", Anacani sings "Besame Mucho" with Neil LeVang on guitar, Bobby and Cissy dance to the "Varsity Drag", Tom Netherton sings "Chances Are", Jack Imel, Gail Farrell and Mary Lou Metzger perform "The Days Of Old Vaudeville", Ken Delo and Dick Dale sing "Song And Dance Man" and Jack Imel, Bobby Burgess and Arthur Duncan tap dance to "Sing, Sing, Sing."