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Saturday, April 11 at 7 p.m. The Lawrence Welk Show: Easter

(Rochester, NY) Join guest Jo Ann Castle and the Welk singers and dancers for the Easter Parade, and Sandi Griffiths and Sally Flynn as they hop along on the Peter Cotton Trail. Bob Ralston plays the beautiful Sunrise Serenade and Myron Floren has a special number for this Easter Show, The Lost Chord. The Lawrence Welk Show: Easter airs Saturday, April 11 at 7 p.m. on WXXI-TV 21 (cable 11) and WXXI-HD (cable 1011 and DT 21.1).

The Lawrence Welk Show is a musical variety show hosted by big band leader Lawrence Welk. The original episodes were aired in either a local, network, or syndicated capacity for more than 30 years; repeat episodes are still being broadcast in the United States for the most part by PBS stations in the form of new programs each of which incorporate one of the original programs in its entirety less the original commercials.

Recently made video comments, performances, and conversations by persons who took part in the original shows have been added in place of the commercials. 

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Pictured: Lawrence Welk
Photo Credit: The Oklahoma Network 2005

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