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Elvis Presley : a life in music : the complete recording sessions

Author: Ernst Jorgensen
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Ernst Jorgensen has made a lifelong study of Presley, and as the director of RCA's Elvis recordings catalog for the past decade he has been granted exclusive, unlimited access to the label's tape vaults and archives. With Elvis Presley: A Life in Music Jorgensen puts us in the studio for every single session of Elvis's twenty-four-year career, from the first acetate he cut as an eighteen-year-old truck driver in

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Genre/Form: Discographies
Named Person: Elvis Presley; Elvis Presley; Elvis Presley; Elvis Presley; Elvis Presley
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ernst Jorgensen
ISBN: 0312185723 9780312185725 9780312263157 0312263155
OCLC Number: 38168234
Awards: Association for Recorded Sound Collections Award, 1999.
Description: x, 454 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1935-55 : music in the air --
1956 : it all happened so fast --
1957 : the King of rock 'n' roll --
1958 : the end of the road --
1958-59 : Goethestrasse --
1960 : Elvis is back --
1961 : a picture emerges --
1962-63 : the formula --
1964-65 : lost in Hollywood --
1966 : how great thou art --
1966-67 : double trouble --
1967-68 : trying times --
1968 : the comeback --
1969 : from Elvis in Memphis --
1969 : alive again --
1970 : Nashville revisited --
1970 : sitting on top of the world --
1971 : impossible dreams --
1972 : separate ways --
1973 : aloha from Hawaii --
1974-75 : t-r-o-u-b-l-e --
1976-77 : Elvis leaves the building.
Responsibility: Ernst Jorgensen.


This work tells the complete story of Elvis Presley's recording career. With exclusive access to the RCA archives, the author brings to life every moment that Elvis spent in the recording studio,  Read more...


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