Subscribe Register Login

Tuesday, September 02, 2014, 1:07 p.m.
Top Picks - Capture Arkansas

Memphis Symphony to pay tribute to Elvis

By The Associated Press

This article was published December 24, 2013 at 9:24 a.m.

MEMPHIS — The Memphis Symphony Orchestra will give a performance of "That's All Right, Mama" when it launches a year-long celebration of 60 years of Rock and Roll and a salute to Elvis Presley.

The concerts are scheduled to begin Jan. 11 at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Memphis

The highlight of the night will be the symphony's first-time performance of "That's All Right Mama," the tribute Elvis gave to his mom, and the song that many identify as the birth of his legendary music style.

The Terry Mike Jeffrey band will join the orchestra for a night of Elvis songs including "Blue Suede Shoes," "Jailhouse Rock" and "Heartbreak Hotel." Jeffrey is a vocalist and entertainer. He was musical director and held the leading role for Elvis—An American Musical.

Comments on: Memphis Symphony to pay tribute to Elvis

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

TOP JOBS

  • Director of engineering

    The City of Springdale's is currently accepting applications...
    SPRINGDALE, AR

  • Comm. specialist

    University of Arkansas at Little RockDepartment of eLearning...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Driver class a

    class a cdl driver needed Must have good driving record , be...
    BEEBE, AR

  • Program mgr

    Ozark Natural Science Center Immediate Opening for: Program ...
    HUNTSVILLE, AR

  • Medical

    immediate openingsfull TimeJefferson Comprehensive Care Syst...
    PINE BLUFF, AR

Search 912 jobs >

Top Picks - Capture Arkansas
Arkansas Online