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. As a member of the Society of Professional Journalists, all biographies have been independently researched and compiled to create the most extensive Lawrence Welk biographical data online.
This Weekend on PBS
"April Showers" (1969)
This week's Lawrence Welk Show episode from 1969 is hosted by Bobby Burgess and features Lynn Anderson singing "The Auctioneer", Steve Smith singing "April Love", Bob Ralston and Jo Ann Castle performing "The Sound of Music" and "This Old House", a rare piano performance by Larry Hooper performing "April Showers", The Champagne Music Makers performing music "Oklahoma" and "Hey Jude", Tanya Falan Welk singing "Walk The Floor Over You", Natalie Nevins singing "It's a Grand Night for Singing", Dick Dale and Andra Willis singing "Let's Call the Whole Thing Off" and Bobby Burgess and Jack Imel tap dancing to "That Old Soft Shoe."