Tzigane (TV series)

Tzigane is a Canadian music television series which aired on CBC Television in 1954.

Tzigane
Written byFrank Varon
Country of originCanada
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons1
Production
ProducerMichael Pym
Production locationMontreal
Release
Original networkCBC Television
Original release10 July (1954-07-10) –
25 September 1954 (1954-09-25)

PremiseEdit

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.[1] The featured musicians were George Lapenson on violin accompanied by singers Irene Andriane and Yolande Guerard.

SchedulingEdit

This half-hour series aired on Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. from 10 July to 25 September 1954.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Gypsy Rhythms". The Gazette. Montreal. 10 July 1954. p. 24.

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