singer/Champagne Lady (1960-1982) on The Lawrence Welk Show
7/13/1923, Larsen, Idaho
Recurring Role (4)
Guest Star (1)
Best known as Lawrence Welk's Champagne Lady, has toured widely with Billy Graham's crusades. Before joining Welk's musical family she was part of the studio quartet The Girlfriends, who sang backup on recordings for many famous singers.
Norma Beatrice Larsen
- Trivia & Quotes
Norma sang with The Girl Friends quartet for almost 20 years. They workend in every aspect of show business, including singing commercial jingles, recording movie scores, and recording back-up vocals for famous solo artists.
Norma is an accomplished painter. One episode of The Lawrence Welk Show featured some of Norma's art.
Norma's father was a violin teacher. He taught Norma how to play violin when she was very young, and gave her her first singing lessons.
Norma's childhood nickname was Dee Dee.