CBC Television Network

Billy O’Connor Show

Network: CBC Television Network

Broadcast Run: 1954 to 1956

Broadcast Medium: Television

Aired Saturday nights, after hockey, from October 1954 to May 1956

Jazz musician Billy O’Connor was the star of this program, until Juliette became firmly established in the same time slot in August of 1955. The show featured O’Connor’s band [Jackie Richardson, bass; Vic Centro, accordion; Kenny Gill, guitar] Guests included Jack Duffy.
Producers: Drew Crossan and Bob Jarvis
See also: Saturday Date with Billy O’Connor.

Written by John Corcelli – February, 2005