- Category : Entertain-Music-Instrumentalist
- Type : MGE
- Profile : 5/1 - Heretical / Investigator
- Definition : Triple Split
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Informing 2
American musician, a singer and saxophone player noted for his regular appearances on the Lawrence Welk Show. After serving in the Army in WWII, he played with several bands, joining Lawrence Welk's orchestra in 1951. On the long-lasting Lawrence Welk Show, the deep-voiced Dale sang, danced, did comedy skits, and played the instrument he had learned as a young child and was a notable Santa Claus on the holiday specials. He and Marguerite Gappa, married since 1949, have four children.