Karusellen (radio programme)

Karusellen, originally Lördagskväll, was a Sveriges Radio entertainment programme originally airing on 27 January 1951, and led by Lennart Hyland [1]

Karusellen
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Recording of the programme inside the Karlaplan Studion on 20 January 1951 with (from the left), Georg Rydeberg, Lennart Hyland and Maj Nordvander
Other namesLördagskväll
Genreentertainment
Country of originSweden
Language(s)Swedish
Home stationSR
Hosted byLennart Hyland
Original release27 January 1951 (1951-01-27) – present

One of the most famous events in the history of the programme was when Swedish bandy player Gösta Nordgren appeared on 26 January 1952. performing the song "Flottarkärlek" live.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1950-1959: Idyll, framtidstro och optimism" (in Swedish). Stockholms BF. Retrieved 15 October 2014.
  2. ^ "En osannolik landslagsspelare" (in Swedish). Svenska Bandyförbundet. 13 December 2007. Retrieved 25 June 2011.