Lawrence Welk Show
Welk's "champagne music" made for one of TV's most beloved series, first running on ABC from 1955 to 1971, then bubbling along in syndication until 1982.
Lawrence Welk Show Previous Broadcasts
County Fair (Episode #1307)
KQED Plus: Sat, Oct 20, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
This production-filled show captures all the fun of a county fair including the "Cotton Candy and a Toy Balloon" to the clowns and the marching band. Dick Dale sings "John Henry", Bobby and Cissy have "Fun Goin' to the County Fair" and the band delights with a medley from that Rodgers and Hammerstein masterpiece "Carousel". Join us at the fair!
- KQED Plus: Sun, Oct 21, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
Salute to the U.S.A. (Episode #1305)
KQED Plus: Sat, Oct 6, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
This historic show from 1971 was the very first syndicated show on the newly formed Lawrence Welk Network. The show starts with a rousing "Thank You Very Much" to our loyal audience and sponsors and ends with a reverent "America The Beautiful". Along the way Ralna sings "Tennessee Waltz," Norma and Jimmy can be found in "Beautiful Ohio," and Myron, Bobby & Cissy get together for the "Pennsylvania Polka". You'll want to travel along with the musical family as they salute our great country.
- KQED Plus: Sun, Oct 7, 2012 -- 1:00 AM