Tzigane (TV series)
Tzigane is a Canadian music television series which aired on CBC Television in 1954.
|Written by||Frank Varon|
|Country of origin||Canada|
|No. of seasons||1|
|Original network||CBC Television|
|Original release||10 July –|
25 September 1954
The Montreal-produced series features music and dance from central Europe. The episodes portrayed a Hungarian gypsy community on a fictitious island within the Danube river. The featured musicians were George Lapenson on violin accompanied by singers Irene Andriane and Yolande Guerard.
This half-hour series aired on Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. from 10 July to 25 September 1954.
- "Gypsy Rhythms". The Gazette. Montreal. 10 July 1954. p. 24.