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October 26 / 27 1961
(+ 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)

Radio Recorders Studio B - Hollywood, California
Soundtrack Session for 'Kid Galahad'
United Artists Producer : Jeffrey Alexander
Engineer : Thorne Nogar
(6.00pm - 12.00am / 1.00am - 4.25am)

Musicians:   Backup Vocals:
Guitar: Scotty Moore The Jordanaires: Gordon Stoker; Neal Matthews; Hoyt Hawkins; Ray
Guitar: Hilmer J 'Tiny' Timbrell Walker
Guitar: Neal Matthews  
Bass: Bob Moore  
Drums: D.J. Fontana  
Drums: Murrey 'Buddy' Harman  
Piano: Dudley Brooks  
Saxophone: Homer 'Boots' Randolph  

King Of The Whole Wide World
WPA5 2551
M1 October 26 / 27 1961 (Thur / Fri)
Take 1 Complete 3:04   Kid Galahad (FTD)°°~Today Tomorrow & Forever 2°° (Listed as Take 3)
Take 2 LFS 1:15   Kid Galahad (FTD)°°+Today Tomorrow & Forever 2°° (Ending only with
extra dialogue)
Take 3   0:05+   Today, Tomorrow & Forever 2°° (Count-In only)
Take 4        
Take 5        
Take 6 Complete 3:02   Elvis For Everyone (FTD)°°
Take 7 FS 0:34 (Take 6 announcement by mistake) Kid Galahad (FTD)°°+Fun At The Movies (Time Life Elvis Presley
Collection Volume 14)°° (Few extra bars at intro)
Take 8 Complete 3:03   Kid Galahad (FTD)°°~Fun At The Movies (Time Life Elvis Presley
Collection Volume 14)°°
Take 9        
Take 10        
Take 11        
Take 12        
Take 13 Complete
2:53   Kid Galahad (FTD)°°
Take 14 FS 0:21   Kid Galahad (FTD)°°
Take 15 LFS 1:21   Kid Galahad (FTD)°°
Take 16 FS 0:46   Kid Galahad (FTD)°°+Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Volume 1 (LP)°
Take 17 LFS 1:11   Kid Galahad (FTD)°°~Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Volume 1 (LP)°
Take 18 LFS 1:23   Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 1 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions
(Flashlight)°
Take 19 LFS 1:55   Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 1 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions
(Flashlight)°
Take 20 FS 0:31   Kid Galahad (FTD)°°+Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Volume 1 (LP)°
Take 21 FS 0:35   Kid Galahad (FTD)°°~Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Volume 1 (LP)°
Take 22 FS 0:36   Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 1 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions
(Flashlight)°
Take 23 LFS
1:44   Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 1 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions
(Flashlight)°
Take 24 FS 0:39   Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 1 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions
(Flashlight)°
Take 25 Complete 2:58   Kid Galahad (FTD)°°~Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Volume 1 (LP)°
Take 26 LFS 0:53   Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 1 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions
(Flashlight)°
Take 27 FS 0:28   Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 1 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions
(Flashlight)°
Take 28 FS 0:47   Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 1 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions
(Flashlight)°
Take 29 Complete 3:01   Tape°~Hollywood Sessions°~Kid Galahad Sessions Volume 1 (LP)°
~The Kid Galahad Sessions (Flashlight)°
Take 30 FS 0:28   Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Volume 1 (LP)°
Take 31 M 2:57 (Alternate Master) Kid Galahad (FTD)°°~The Comp. Elvis Presley Masters 28 (Sony)°°
+Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Volume 1 (LP)° (Count-In)

A Whistling Tune
N2PB 3136
M2 October 26 / 27 1961 (Thur / Fri)
Take 1 LFS
1:51 (Intro used for Spliced Master)
Kid Galahad Sessions Volume 1 (LP)° (Intro cut from tape)~Follow That
Dream Sessions... Plus (Memory)° (Count-In only - spliced with Master)
+The Kid Galahad Sessions (Flashlight)° (Count-in & whistling intro only)
+Tape° (Complete)
Take 2 Complete 3:07   Kid Galahad (FTD)°°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 1 (LP)°~Follow That
Dream Sessions... Plus (Memory)°
Take 3 FS 0:22   Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 1 (LP)°~Follow That Dream Sessions... Plus
(Memory)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions (Flashlight)°
Take 4 FS 0:16   Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 1 (LP)°~Follow That Dream Sessions... Plus
(Memory)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions (Flashlight)°
Take 5 FS 0:32   Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 1 (LP)°~Follow That Dream Sessions... Plus
(Memory)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions (Flashlight)°
Take 6 FS 0:28   Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 1 (LP)°~Follow That Dream Sessions... Plus
(Memory)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions (Flashlight)°
Take 7 LFS 1:06   Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 1 (LP)°~Follow That Dream Sessions... Plus
(Memory)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions (Flashlight)°
Take 8 Complete 0:21+ (Used for Spliced Master) Kid Galahad Sess. Vol. 1 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions (Flashlight)°
(Everything except Intro - cut from tape)
         
Spliced (M)
3:16 (Spliced from Takes 1 & 8)
(Unedited Master)
Kid Galahad (FTD)°°~Double Feat's - Kid Galahad / Girls! Girls! Girls!°°
         
Spliced M 2:41 (Spliced from Takes 1 & 8)
(Edited Master)
Complete Elvis Presley Masters 8 (Sony)°°~Casting Call (Franklin Mint
Complete Masters Collection 26)°° (Edited - 2:44)~Kid Galahad (FTD)°
~Kid Galahad (EP)°~The Hollywood Sessions° (Listed as Take 1)

Home Is Where The Heart Is
N2PB 3134
M3 October 26 / 27 1961 (Thur / Fri)
Take 1 FS
0:32 (Slow Tempo) Kid Galahad (FTD)°°+Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Volume 1 (LP)°
Take 2 FS 0:23   Kid Galahad (FTD)°°~Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Volume 1 (LP)°
Take 3 FS 0:27   Kid Galahad (FTD)°°~Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Volume 1 (LP)°
Take 4 LFS 1:33   Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 1 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions
(Flashlight)°
Take 5 FS 0:12   Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 1 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions
(Flashlight)°
Take 6 LFS 1:08   Kid Galahad (FTD)°°~Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Volume 1 (LP)°
Take 7 Complete 3:04   Kid Galahad (FTD)°°~Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Volume 1 (LP)°
Take 8 FS 0:50   Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 1 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions
(Flashlight)°
Take 9 FS 0:51   Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 1 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions
(Flashlight)°
Take 10 Complete 3:23   Kid Galahad (FTD)°°~Kid Galahad Sessions Volume 1 (LP)°
Take 11 FS 0:30   Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 2 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions
(Flashlight)°
Take 12 Complete
3:21   Elvis For Everyone (FTD)°°~Tape°~A Legendary Performer Volume 5°
~Kid Galahad Sess. Vol. 2 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions (Flashlight)°
Take 13 FS 0:41 (Up Tempo) Kid Galahad (FTD)°°~Silver Screen Stereo (FTD)°°+Tape°~Kid Galahad
Sessions Volume 2 (LP)°
Take 14 Complete 2:48   Kid Galahad (FTD)°°~Silver Screen Stereo (FTD)°°+Tape°~Kid Galahad
Sessions Volume 2 (LP)°
Take 15 FS 0:52   Tape°~Radio Rec's Revisited (LP)°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 2 (LP)°
~The Kid Galahad Sessions (Flashlight)°
Take 16 FS 0:41   Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 2 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions
(Flashlight)°
Take 17 FS 0:43   Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 2 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions
(Flashlight)°
Take 18 FS 0:14   Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 2 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions
(Flashlight)°
Take 19 FS 0:39   Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 2 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions
(Flashlight)°
Take 20 Complete 2:43   Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 2 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions
(Flashlight)°
Take 21 (M)
2:32 (Unedited Master) Kid Galahad (FTD)°°~Double Feat's - Kid Galahad / Girls! Girls! Girls!°°
+Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Volume 2 (LP)° (Count-In)
         
Take 21 M 1:53 (Edited Master) Complete Elvis Presley Masters 8 (Sony)°°~Casting Call (Franklin Mint
Complete Masters Collection 26)°°~Kid Galahad (FTD)°~(EP)°

Riding The Rainbow
M4 October 26 / 27 1961 (Thur / Fri)
Take 1 Complete
2:05   Silver Screen Stereo (FTD)°° (Count-In)+Kid Galahad (FTD)°° (Extra
dialogue)~Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Volume 2 (LP)° (No Count-In)
Take 2 FS 0:39   Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 2 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions
(Flashlight)°
Take 3 LFS 1:14   Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 2 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions
(Flashlight)°
Take 4 LFS 1:59   Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 2 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions
(Flashlight)°
Take 5 LFS 0:41   Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 2 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions
(Flashlight)°
Take 6 Complete 1:54   Elvis For Everyone (FTD)°°~Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 2 (LP)°
~The Kid Galahad Sessions (Flashlight)°
Take 7 Complete 2:03   Kid Galahad (FTD)°°~Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Volume 2 (LP)°
Take 8 Complete 1:59   Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 2 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions
(Flashlight)°
Take 9 Complete 1:52 (Ending used for Composite Master) Kid Galahad Sessions Volume 2 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions
(Flashlight)° (Ending cut from tape)+Tape° (Complete)

Riding The Rainbow
MX4 October 26 / 27 1961 (Thur / Fri)
Take 1 LFS
1:16   Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 2 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions
(Flashlight)°
Take 2 LFS 0:55   Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 2 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions
(Flashlight)°
Take 3 LFS 1:05   Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 2 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions
(Flashlight)°
Take 4     (Omitted by mistake)  
Take 5 LFS 1:13   Tape°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 2 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions
(Flashlight)°
Take 6 LFS 1:48   Tape°~A Legendary Performer Vol. 6°~Kid Galahad Sessions Vol. 2 (LP)°
~The Kid Galahad Sessions (Flashlight)°
Take 7 Complete 1:48 (Used for Composite Master) Kid Galahad Sessions Volume 2 (LP)°~The Kid Galahad Sessions
(Flashlight)° (Ending replaced by M4 Take 9)+Tape° (Complete)

Riding The Rainbow (Composite)
N2PB 3133
   
Spliced M
1:41 (Spliced from MX4-07 & M4-09) Complete Elvis Presley Masters 8 (Sony)°°~Casting Call (Franklin Mint
Complete Masters Collection 26)°°~Kid Galahad (FTD)°°~Double
Features - Kid Galahad / Girls! Girls! Girls!°°~Kid Galahad (FTD)°~(EP)°

Notes

'Today, Tomorrow & Forever' has take 3 of King Of The Whole Wide World (1st version) listed but this is actually the last part of take 2 (LFS), then the count-in for take 3 (but no take 3!), then the count-in for take 2 (announced as Elvis says "you guys don't get paid any overtime..."), then the complete take 1. We get takes 1 and 2 in the correct order on 'Kid Galahad (FTD)'.

Take 31 of King Of The Whole Wide World (1st version) has the wrong Matrix Number (WPA1 2551) listed in the booklet for 'Kid Galahad (FTD)'.

Some of the original mono masters as first released in 1962 were shortened for release. They are released in their original form on 'Kid Galahad (FTD)' along with the longer stereo masters as first released on 'Double Features'. On Sony's 'Complete Elvis Presley Masters' collection and the Franklin Mint set they are released in their original edited form but in stereo.

In March of 2007, Sony decided to go through all of Elvis' masters. They retransferred everything and remastered all tracks including repairing as many clicks, pops, bad edits and dropouts as they could. They have used these newly mastered recordings on their new releases since 2007 including budget soundtracks, 'Legacy' releases, the 30 disc 'Complete Elvis Presley Masters' collection and the Franklin Mint package.

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