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This Weekend on PBS
"Country and Western Music (1968)"
See the Lawrence Welk Show's "Country and Western" episode this weekend on PBS .
This episode celebrates country and western music and originally aired on March 9, 1968. A Square Dance is performed by Jimmy Roberts, Andra Willis, Bobby Burgess, Cissy King, Bob Ralston, Lynn Anderson, Dick Dale, Norma Zimmer and musicians Frank Scott at the piano, Charlotte Harris on cello, Myron Floren on accordion, string section perform "Am I That Easy to Forget?" Norma Zimmer sings "The Wayward Wind". Lynn Anderson with musicians & chorus perform "There Ain't Gonna Be No Another Time". Bob Ralston at the piano plays "Don't Fence Me In". Joe Feeney and whole cast with Myron Floren on accordion & Buddy Merrill on guitar perform "Goodnight Irene". Jo Ann Castle at the honky tonk piano plays "The Yellow Rose of Texas". A Medley of "I'm a Long, Tall Texan/Turkey in the Straw" is danced by Bobby Burgess & Cissy King Natalie Nevins sings "The Tennessee Waltz". Guitarists Neil Levang & Buddy Merrill perform "San Antonio Rose". Jimmy Roberts sings "Make the World Go Away". Andra Willis sings "Anytime". Steve Smith sings "Here Comes Heaven". Arthur Duncan dances to "Jingle, Jangle, Jingle." Tanya Welk sings "I'm Walkin' the Floor Over You". Dick Dale performs "If I Could See the World Through the Eyes of a Child". The Orchestra performs "Wabash Cannonball" Larry Hooper sings "The Auctioneer Song" Sandi Griffith & Salli Flynn duet with "You Are My Sunshine". Myron Floren and Jo Ann Castle on accordion with Richard Maloof on tuba perform "Just Because". Bob Lido sings "Ragtime Cowboy Joe".
Episode Preview ("I'm Walkin' The Floor Over You" with Tanya Welk):