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Lawrence Welk On PBS - Episode List 1979

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SIGHTS ANDS SOUNDS OF L.A. -- Arthur Duncan -- Mar. 31, 1979
1 - California, Here I Come orchestra introduction. Sherry, Sheila, Ralna, Gail, Mary Lou, Kathie, Guy, Jimmy, Ken, Larry, Joe
2 - Eres Tu El Mundo Para Mi Anacani
3 - (Up on) Lazy River orchestra
4 - California Dreaming Guy Hovis & Ralna English
5 - L.A. Is danced by Bobby Burgess & Barbara Boilan
6 - Smoke Gets in Your Eyes Henry Cuesta on clarinet with orchestra
7 - Tiger By the Tail Ava Barber with Bob Smale at the piano
8 - Hooray for Hollywood danced by Arthur Duncan
9 - Like a Rhinestone Cowboy Guy Hovis
10 - It's a Small World Myron Floren on accordion, danced by Lawrence & Mary Lou
11 - The Nutcracker Suite orchestra, danced by Lawrence & Mary Lou
12 - How Deep Is the Ocean? Kathie Sullavan
13 - San Fernando Valley Jimmy Roberts with Sandi Griffith, Gail Farrell, Mary Lou Metzger
14 - If They Could See Me Now Ken Delo
15 - Be Yourself Sung and danced by Mary Lou Metzger, Jack Imel, Bobby Burgess, Barbara Boilan
16 - Moon Love Joe Feeney with Bob Ralston at the organ and Ernie Ehrnhardt on cello
17 - In California The Aldridge Sisters and the Otwell Twins (also on guitar)
18 - Red Sails in the Sunset Norma Zimmer
19 - Runnin' Wild Bob Lido (also on fiddle) with the Hotsy Totsy Boys (musicians: Bob Havens, Russ Klein, Charllie Parlato, Neil Levang, Richard Maloof, Jack Imel)

EASTER -- Norma Zimmer -- Apr. 14, 1979
1 - Easter Parade Gail, Joe, Norma, Jimmy, Guy, Ralna, Sherry, Roger, Sheila, David, Mary Lou, Ken, Kathie, Larry, Anacani, Curt
2 - On the Street Where You Live orchestra
3 - He Touched Me Tom Netherton
4 - Do Lord (Oh Do Remember Me) The Aldridge Sisters & the Otwell Twins
5 - The Lord's Court Myron Floren on accordion with orchestra
6 - Gimme That Old Time Religion Guy Hovis & Ralna English with Curt, Kathie, Ken, Mary Lou, Jimmy, Gail, Joe, Sherry
7 - I'd Like to Teach the World to Sing Anacani
8 - A Pretty Girl Is Like a Melody danced by Bobby Burgess & Barbara Boilan
9 - Spring Is Here Kathie Sullavan
10 - Love Lifted Me Henry Cuesta on clarinet with orchestra
11 - Medley of songs from "Fiddler on the Roof" orchestra
12 - Sunrise, Sunset Joe Feeney
13 - I Will Cling to the Old Rugged Cross Norma Zimmer
14 - The Bells of St. Mary's orchestra
15 - Tiptoe Through the Tulips Sandi Griffith, Gail Farrell, Mary Lou Metzger
16 - Showers of Blessings Bob Ralston at the piano with the orchestra
17 - April Showers Jimmy Roberts with Bob Smale at the piano
18 - On the Sunny Side of the Street Ken Delo
19 - Put on Your Old Grey Bonnet danced by Arthur Duncan
20 - Medley of Hymns entire cast with Bob Ralston at the organ

COUNTY FAIR -- Bobby Burgess -- Apr. 21, 1978
1 - Love Makes the World Go Round Gail, Anacani, Arthur, Dick, Mary Lou, Guy, Ralna, Sandi, Kathie, Myron Floren on accordion, Bobby & Barbara dancing, Ava, Curt, Tom, Norma, Sherry, Jack, Sheila, Jimmy, Roger, David, Larry, Ken, Joe
2 - Chapanecas Henry Cuesta on clarinet with orchestra
3 - At the Tom Green County Fair Guy Hovis & Ralna English
4 - You'll Never Walk Alone Tom Netherton
5 - Baby Elephant Walk Henry Cuesta on clarinet with orchestra
6 - Sunshine, Lollipops and Rainbows Ava Barber
7 - Scarborough Fair Kathie Sullavan
8 - The Wedding of the Winds Waltz danced by Bobby Burgess & Barbara Boilan
9 - So Happy Together Gail Farrell, the Aldridge Sisters & the Otwell Twins
10 - Be a Clown Ken Delo
11 - When the Circus Comes to Town Anacani, Gail, Ralna, Sheila, Sherry, Kathie, Joe, Roger, David, Curt, Guy, Tom with orchestra, danced by Bobby & Barbara
12 - Paper Doll Jimmy Roberts
13 - Meet Me in St. Louis danced by Arthur Duncan with Myron Floren on accordion
14 - John Henry Dick Dale
15 - Stars in Your Eyes Anacani
16 - The Beer Barrel Polka Myron Floren on accordion, danced by Bobby & Barbara
17 - Ricochet Sandi Griffith, Gail Farrell, Mary Lou Metzger
18 - It's a Grand Night for Singing Joe Feeney with Bob Ralston at the organ
19 - (Have I Stayed) Too Long at the Fair? Norma Zimmer
20 - Cotton Candy & a Toy Balloon Bob Lido (also on fiddle) and the Hotsy Totsy Boys (Musicians Bob Havens, Russ Klein, Charlie Parlato, Neil Levang, Jack Imel, Richard Maloof)

MUSIC OF RICHARD RODGERS -- Anacani -- Sept. 29, 1979
1 - It's a Grand Night for Singing orchestra introduction. Gail, Ralna, Jimmy, Mary Lou, Guy, Anacani, Ken, Sandi, Tom, Elaine, Bobby, Sheila, Roger, Kathie, Jim, Sherry, David
2 - Isn't It Romantic? orchestra
3 - Falling in Love with Love Norma Zimmer
4 - Mexican Polka Anacani, dancing with Lawrence
5 - That'll Be the Day The Aldridge Sisters (Sheila & Sherry) & the Otwell Twins (David & Roger)
6 - The Clarinet Polka Myron Floren on accordion
7 - I Enjoy Being a Girl Sandi Griffith, Gail Farrell, Mary Lou Metzger
8 - Edelweiss Jim Turner (also on guitar)
9 - Bali Hai danced by Bobby Burgess & Elaine Niverson
10 - I Married an Angel Jimmy Roberts with Gail Farrell at the piano
11 - Thou Swell orchestra featuring Henry Cuesta on clarinet & Johnny Zell on trumpet
12 - With a Song in My Heart Guy Hovis & Ralna English with pianist Bob Smale and saxophonist Skeetz Herfurt
13 - Mountain Greenery danced by Arthur Duncan
14 - Boo Hoo! orchestra with Dick Dale, Kenny Trimble & Charlie Parlato
15 - (I'm in Love with) A Wonderful Guy Kathie Sullavan
16 - Lover Bob Havens on trombone with orchestra
17 - Give Me the Simple Life Ken Delo
18 - If I Loved You Tom Netherton with pianist Bob Ralston
19 - Medley of songs from "The Sound of Music" orchestra

CONCERT IN THE PARK -- Lawrence Welk -- Oct. 6, 1979
1 - In the Good Old Summertime Ralna, Guy, Jack, Mary Lou, Bobby, Elaine, Anacani, Arthur, Kathie, Ken (also roller-skating), with small band and Sherry, Sheila, David, Roger, Norma, Curt, Gail, Joe
2 - Through the Night Jim Turner (also on guitar)
3 - On Moonlight Bay orchestra
4 - Cuanto le Gusta Anacani
5 - Lida Rose danced by Bobby Burgess & Elaine Niverson, sung by Larry, Charlie, Dick, Guy
6 - Stardust Skeetz Herfurt on saxophone
7 - Our Director orchestra
8 - It's a Most Unusual Day Norma Zimmer
9 - Breezing Along with the Breeze danced by Arthur Duncan
10 - It Was Almost Like a Song Guy Hovis & Ralna English
11 - Till There Was You Tom Netherton with Bob Ralston at the piano
12 - If You Love Me, Let Me Know Gail Farrell with Larry Hooper, Charlie Parlatto, Dick Dale & Kenny Trimble
13 - Goodnight, My Someone Kathie Sullavan (also dancing with Ken Delo)
14 - Sleepy Lagoon Johnny Zell on trumpet
15 - Mention My Name in... Sung and danced by Mary Lou Metzger & Jack Imel, assisted by Larry Hooper at the piano and Ken Delo
16 - Southern Nights The Aldridge Sisters & the Otwell Twins
17 - The Way We Were orchestra
18 - Peg O'My Heart Joe Feeney with Myron Floren on accordion
19 - And the Band Played On Ken Delo and entire cast and orchestra with Bobby & Elaine dancing
20 - And the Band Played On (Dixieland style) orchestra

HARVEST ON THE FARM -- Ken Delo -- Oct. 13, 1979
1 - This Land Is Your Land orchestra introduction. Anacani, Ken, Jimmy, David, Roger, Sherry, Sheila, Norma, Mary Lou, Gail, Curt, Kathie, Jim, Dick, Ava
2 - Autumn Leaves Bob ralston at the piano
3 - Big "D" danced by Bobby Burgess & Elaine Niverson
4 - Say It Again Ava Barber
5 - Take Me Home, Country Road The Aldridge Sisters & the Otwell Twins
6 - Waltz Myron Floren on accordion, danced by Lawrence & Mary Lou
7 - Stand By Your Man Ralna English
8 - I'm an Old Cowhand Ken Delo
9 - The Tennessee Waltz Skeetz Herfurt on saxophone
10 - Cornsilk orchestra
11 - Medley of songs from "Oklahoma!" orchestra
12 - Rancho Alegre Anacani
13 - Stoptime danced by Arthur Duncan
14 - Jambalaya Jim Turner
15 - Whispering Hopes Norma Zimmer & Jimmy Roberts
16 - The Blue Tail Fly orchestra
17 - A Bushel and a Peck Kathie Sullavan & Jack Imel
18 - They Call the Wind Mariah Tom Netherton with Bob Ralston at the piano
19 - (How Ya Gonna Keep'em) Down on the Farm Myron Floren on accordion, Bob Lido on fiddle, Richard Maloof on bass, Neil levang on guitar, sung & danced by Gail, Ken, Mary Lou, Jack, Elaine, Bobby, Anacani, Arthur, also sung by Ava, Jimmy, Norma, Sherry, Sheila, David, Roger, Curt, Jim, Kathie

AROUND THE WORLD -- Bobby & Elaine -- Nov. 3, 1979
1 - Around the World orchestra introduction. Danced by Lawrence Welk & Norma Zimmer, sung by Kathie, Anacani, Sherry, Sheila, Ava, Gail, Mary Lou, Tom, Jim, Jimmy, David, Roger, Ken, Joe
2 - Far Away Places Guy Hovis & Ralna English
3 - Mama Yo Quiero orchestra
4 - The Green, Green Grass Home Jim Turner (also on guitar)
5 - Brazil danced by Bobby Burgess & Elaine Niverson
6 - Cielito Lindo Anacani with Myron Floren on accordion
7 - Waltz Lawrence Welk on accordion, danced by Anacani and Myron
8 - Chinatown Bob Smale at the piano
9 - Pearly Shells Tom Netherton with Mary Lou, Sherry, Gail, Sheila, Ralna, Anacani
10 - Canadian Sunset Skeetz Herfurt on saxophone & Bob Havens on trombone
11 - The Blue Danube Waltz orchestra, danced by Lawrence & Mary Lou, Bobby & Elaine
12 - Red River Valley Ava Barber with Neil Levang on guitar
13 - Come Back to Sorrento (Torna E Sorriento) Kathie Sullavan with Joe Livoti on violin and Myron Floren on accordion
14 - Untitled danced by Arthur Duncan
15 - The Happy Norwegian Polka Myron Floren on accordion, danced by Bobby & Elaine
16 - Louise Ken Delo
17 - Rocky Mountain High The Aldridge Sisters & the Otwell Twins
18 - Galway Bay Joe Feeney with Bob Ralston at the organ
19 - America the Beautiful Norma Zimmer and entire chorus

SHOWSTOPPERS -- Bobby Burgess -- Nov. 10, 1979
1 - That's Entertainment Sherry, Sheila, Anacani, Gail, Kathie, Ava, Mary Lou, Ken, Jimmy, Jim, David, Roger, Joe, danced by Bobby & Elaine
2 - I Write the Songs Guy Hovis & Ralna English
3 - If I Ever I Would Leave You Tom Netherton
4 - In the Mood orchestra, danced by Bobby Burgess & Elaine Niverson, and Lawrence cutting in
5 - Hello Dolly Ken Delo with Bob Smale at the piano and Henry Cuesta on clarinet
6 - The St. Louis Blues Henry Cuesta on clarinet with orchestra
7 - Eres Tu Anacani
8 - Fascination danced by Bobby Burgess & Elaine Niverson
9 - Rhapsody in Blue Bob Ralston at the piano with orchestra and chorus: Ava, Anacani, Ralna, Gail. Kathie, Mary Lou. Joe, Ken, Jimmy, Guy, Larry and Henry Cuesta on clarinet
10 - Cotton Fields The Aldridge Sisters & the Otwell Twins
11 - Somewhere My Love Bob Ralston at the organ with Ernie Erhnhardt on cello
12 - Over the Rainbow Kathie Sullavan with pianist Bob Smale
13 - Me and My Shadow danced by Bobby Burgess, Elaine Niverson, Jack Imel, Mary Lou Metzger
14 - Release Me Ava Barber & Jim Turner (also on guitar)
15 - I Left My Heart in San Francisco Jimmy Roberts
16 - Mr. Bojangles danced by Arthur Duncan, sung Guy Hovis with Neil Levang on banjo
17 - The Beer Barrel Polka Myron Floren on accordion, danced by Bobby & Elaine, sung by Dick, Curt, Joe, Kenny, Charlie, Bob Lido, Ken, Larry

CHRISTMAS -- Lawrence Welk -- Dec. 22, 1979
1 - Jingle Bells Jimmy, Norma, Arthur, Larry, Anacani, Myron, Joe, Kathie, Gail, Mary Lou, Lawrence
2 - Away in a Manger Guy Hovis & Ralna English and daughter Julie
3 - Blue Christmas Mary Ann Cuesta on flute (Henry's daughter)
4 - Silver Bells Henry Cuesta on clarinet with children Mary Ann on flute, Lucenda at the piano and Henry, Jr. on clarinet
5 - When There's Love at Home Sandi Griffith with children Jenny, Amy & Joey
6 - White Christmas danced by Bobby Burgess & Elaine Niverson, sung by chorus: Anacani, Kathie, Ralna, Gail, Mary Lou, Sandi, Sheila, Sherry, Joe, Guy, Roger, David, Jimmy, Jim, Curt
7 - What Child Is This Don Staples's family: wife Betty at the piano, daughters Cheryl on violin & Debbie at the piano
8 - Merry Christmas (from Our House to Your House) Tom Netherton with Sheila, Gail, Kathie, Sherry, Anacani, Mary Lou
9 - Carol of the Bells Laroon Holt's daughter Heidi at the piano
10 - Silent Night Ava Barber, Jim Turner, Sheila & Sherry Aldridge, David & Roger Otwell
11 - Medley of Christmas Carols: Joy to the World, Good King Wenceslas, Deck the Halls, O Come All Ye Faithful Norma, Anacani, Gail, Kathie, Ava, Sherry, Ralna, Sheila, Mary Lou, Joe, Roger, David, Jim, Guy, Ken, Jimmy, Tom and orchestra
12 - Santa Claus Ken Delo with children Kimberley at the piano and Kevin
13 - The March of the Wooden Soldiers Paul Humphrey on drums with children Pier dancing and Damian-Paul on drums
14 - Deck the Halls Bob Ralston at the piano with his daughter Diane
15 - Joy to the World Kenny Trimble on trombone, with his son on trombone, his wife on violin and his grandson Johnny on trumpet
16 - It's a Small World Myron Floren on accordion with his son-in-law Bobby Burgess dancing with daughter Becky
17 - Ave Maria Norma Zimmer with Roger, Ken, David, Joe, Jim, Guy, Larry
18 - Presentation of the Welk family and of all the families of the cast and orchestra

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