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December 4 1956
(+ means you need both    ~ means same material    °° means stereo or binaural    ° means mono)
(SFS = Short False Start | FS = False Start | LFS or BD (Breakdown) = Long False Start | PB (Playback) or Complete = Complete Take)

SUN Studio - Memphis, Tennessee
Informal Jam Session
Producer : Sam Phillips
Engineer : Jack Clement

Musicians:    
Guitar / Piano / Vocals: Elvis Presley  
Piano / Vocals: Jerry Lee Lewis  
Guitar / Vocals: Carl Perkins  
Vocals: Johnny Cash (?)  
Guitar: J.B. Perkins  
Guitar: Charles Underwood  
Bass: Clayton Perkins  
Drums: W.S. "Fluke" Holland  

"Million Dollar Quartet" Jam Session
  December 4 1956 (Tue)
Instrumentals 1:44     The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°
Love Me Tender (Instrumental) 1:02     The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°
Jingle Bells 1:57     The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°
White Christmas (Instrumental) 2:05     The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°
Reconsider Baby 2:45
WPA5
2537 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°~50's Box 5°
Don't Be Cruel 2:20
VPA4
5321 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°
Don't Be Cruel (Reprise) 2:12
VPA4
5322 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°
Paralyzed 3:00
VPA4
5323 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°
Don't Be Cruel 0:36
VPA4
5324 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°
There's No Place Like Home 3:36
VPA4
5325 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°
When The Saints Go Marching In 2:18
VPA4
5326 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°~Peace In The Valley 3°
Softly And Tenderly 2:42
VPA4
5327 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°
When God Dips His Love In My Heart 0:23
VPA4
5299 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°
Just A Little Talk With Jesus 4:09
VPA4
5300 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°~Peace In The Valley 3°
Jesus Walked That Lonesome Valley 3:28
VPA4
5301 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°~Peace In The Valley 3°
I Shall Not Be Moved 3:49
VPA4
5302 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°~Peace In The Valley 3°
Peace In The Valley 1:33
VPA4
5303 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°~Peace In The Valley 3°
Down By The Riverside 2:26
VPA4
5304 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°~Peace In The Valley 3°
I'm In The Crowd But So Alone 1:16
VPA4
5305 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°
Farther Along 2:08
VPA4
5306 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°~Peace In The Valley 3°
Blessed Jesus (Hold My Hand) 1:26
VPA4
5307 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°~Peace In The Valley 3°
On The Jericho Road 0:52
VPA4
5308 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°~Peace In The Valley 3°
I Just Can't Make It By Myself 1:04
VPA4
5309 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°~Peace In The Valley 3°
Little Cabin On The Hill 0:46
VPA4
5310 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°
Summertime Is Past And Gone /
Christmas Time's A-Coming (One Line)
0:14
VPA4
5311 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°
I Hear A Sweet Voice Calling 0:36
VPA4
5312 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°~Peace In The Valley 3°
Sweetheart You Done Me Wrong 0:28
VPA4
5313 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°
Keeper Of The Key 2:08
VPA4
5314 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)° (Lead vocals - Carl Perkins)
Crazy Arms 0:17
VPA4
5315 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°
Don't Forbid Me 1:19
VPA4
5316 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°
Too Much Monkey Business 0:05
VPA4
5317 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°
Brown Eyed Handsome Man 1:14
VPA4
5318 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°
Out Of Sight, Out Of Mind 0:37
VPA4
5319 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°
Brown Eyed Handsome Man / Instrumentals 1:53
VPA4
5320 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°
Don't Forbid Me / 0:50     The Comp. Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°~Today, Tomorrow & Forever 1°
You Belong To My Heart 1:10
VPA4
5298 The Comp. Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°~Today, Tomorrow & Forever 1°
Is It So Strange 1:21
VPA4
5328 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°
That's When Your Heartaches Begin 4:58
VPA4
5329 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°
Brown Eyed Handsome Man 0:17
VPA4
5330 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°
Rip It Up 0:23
VPA4
5331 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°
I'm Gonna Bid My Blues Goodbye 0:55
VPA4
5332 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°
Crazy Arms 3:36
VPA4
5333 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)° (Jerry Lee Lewis)
That's My Desire 2:02
VPA4
5334 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)° (Jerry Lee Lewis)
End Of The Road 1:44
VPA4
5335 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)° (Jerry Lee Lewis)
Black Bottom Stomp 1:11
VPA4
5336 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)° (Jerry Lee Lewis)
You're The Only Star In My Blue Heaven 1:12
VPA4
5337 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)° (Jerry Lee Lewis)
Elvis Says Goodbye 0:40
VPA4
5338 The Complete Million Dollar Quartet (2006)°

Notes

Johnny Cash was only present for publicity photographs before this session took place, he was not present when the session was recorded (as was previously believed), although the following is what Johnny Cash has to say about this "session":-

"I was there - I was the first to arrive and the last to leave, contrary to what has been written - but I was just there to watch Carl record, which he did until mid-afternoon, when Elvis came in with his girlfriend. At that point the session stopped and we all started laughing and cutting up together. Then Elvis sat down at the piano, and we started singing gospel songs we all knew, then some Bill Monroe songs. Elvis wanted to hear songs Bill had written besides Blue Moon of Kentucky, and I knew the whole repertoire. So, again contrary to what some people have written, my voice is on the tape. It's not obvious, because I was farthest away from the mic and I was singing a lot higher than I usually did in order to stay in key with Elvis, but I guarantee you, I'm there.."


Session Logs
Music Sheet
I'm Gonna Bid My Blues Goodbye
Music Sheet - I'm Gonna Bid My Blues Goodbye (Thanks to Glen Johnson)
Music Sheet
Out Of Sight, Out Of Mind
Out Of Sight, Out Of Mind (Thanks to Glen Johnson)
Music Sheet
On The Jericho Road
On The Jericho Road (Thanks to Glen Johnson)


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