Memphis Symphony’s 85th-birthday Elvis celebration, Jan. 8-11

Posted on: January 8, 2020

The Memphis Symphony Orchestra’s annual Elvis Pops Concert will take place this year at the Graceland Soundstage, with Terry Mike Jeffrey and his band joining the orchestra to perform songs from throughout Elvis Presley’s career. The January 10 concert is part of four days of Elvis-themed events at Graceland from January 8 to 11, including private tours of Graceland Mansion with Priscilla Presley; birthday cake and coffee served at nearby Vernon’s Smokehouse; a tour of the Graceland Archives; an Elvis Birthday Party on Wheels that will tour the Elvis Presley Museum, the “Elvis at 13” statue, and Tupelo Hardware Company, where Elvis’s mother, Gladys, purchased his first guitar; and a January 11 concert featuring Priscilla Presley, longtime Elvis music manager Jerry Schilling, and musicians including TCB Band members James Burton, Glen Hardin, and Ronnie Tutt.