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Januari 10 en 11, 1956
RCA Studio’s, Nashville

 Studio opnames voor RCA – Steve Sholes/Bob Ferris
Elvis Presley: Gitaar
Scotty Moore: Gitaar
Bill Black: Bas
DJ Fontana: Drums
Chet Atkins: Gitaar (behalve I Got A Woman)
Floyd Cramer Piano
Gordon Stoker: Zang
Ben & Brock Speer: Zang

I Got A Woman – Songwriter: Ray Charles
Heartbreak Hotel – Songwriters: Axton/Durden/Presley
Jan. 10 – 7-10 pm – Money Honey – Songwriter: Jesse Stone
Jan. 11 – 4-7 pm – I’m Counting On You – Songwriter: Robertson
Jan. 11 – 3-7 pm – I Was The One – Schroeder/DeMetrius/Blair/Pepper

Januari 30 en 31, Februari 3, 1956
RCA Studio’s, New York

 Opname voor RCA – Steve Holes/Ernie Ulrich
Elvis Presley: Gitaar
Scotty Moore: Gitaar
Bill Black: Bas
DJ Fontana: Drums
Shorty Long: Piano
 Muzikanten Overdubbed:
Elvis Presley – Scotty Moore – Bill Black – DJ Fontana (alleen bij Shake, Rattle and Roll)

Jan. 30 – 11 am – 2 pm – Blue Suede Shoes – Songwriter: Carl Perkins
Jan. 30 – 11 am – 2 pm – My Baby Left Me – Songwriter: Arthur Crudup
Jan. 30 – 3-6 pm – One-Sided Love Affair – Songwriter: Campbell
Jan. 31 – 3-6 pm – So Glad You’re Mine – Songwriter: Arthur Crudup
Jan. 31 – 12-3 pm – I’m Gonna Sit Right Down and Cry – Songwriters: Thomas/Biggs
Jan. 31 – 12-3 pm – Tutti Frutti – Songwriters: LaBostrie/Penniman
Febr. 3 – 10.30 am-1.30 pm – Lawdy Miss Clawdy – Songwriter: Price
Febr. 3 – 10.30 am – 1.30 pm – Shake, Rattle and Roll – Songwriter: Calhoen

Januaryi- March 1956
CBS Studio’s, New York

TV-opnames CBS ‘Stage Show’
Elvis Presley: Gitaar

Scotty Moore: Gitaar
Bill Black: Bas
DJ Fontana: Drums
The Dorsey Orchestra

I Got A Woman – Songwriter: Ray Charles
Shake, Rattle and Roll/Flip, Flop and Fly – Songwriter: Calhoen/Turner
Baby, Let’s Play House – Songwriter: Arthur Gunter
Tutti Frutti – Songwriters: LaBostrie/Penniman
Blue Suede Shoes – Songwriter: Carl Perkins
Heartbreak Hotel – Songwriters: Axton/Durden/Presley
I Was The One – Songwriters: Schroedere/DeMetrius/Blair/Pepper
Money Honey – Songwriter: Jesse Stone

April 3
U.S.S. Hancock, San Diego Naval Station

TV-opname NBC ‘The Milton Berle Show’
Elvis Presley: Gitaar
Scotty Moore: Gitaar
Bill Black: Bas
DJ Fontana: Drums

Blue Suede Shows – Songwriter: Carl Perkins
Heartbreak Hotel – Songwriters: Axton/Durden/Presley
Shake, Rattle and Roll – Songwriter: Charles Calhoen

April 14
RCA Studio’s, Nashville –
Bob Ferris
Elvis Presley: Gitaar
Scotty Moore: Gitaar
Bill Black: Bas
DJ Fontana: Drums
Chet Atkins: Gitaar
Marvin Hughes: Piano
Gordon Stoker: Zang
Ben en Brock Speer: Zang

I Want You, I Need You, I Love You – Songwriters: Mysels/Kosloff

Mei 6
Venus Room, New Frontier Hotel, Las Vegas NV – Bob Ferris

Elvis Presley: Gitaar
Scotty Moore: Gitaar
Bill Black: Bas
DJ Fontana: Drums
Freddy Martin’s Orchestra

Heartbreak Hotel – Songwriters: Axton/Durden/Presley
Long Tall Sally – Songwriters: Johnson/Penniman/Blackwell
Blue Suede Shoes – Songwriter: Carl Perkins
Money Honey – Songwriter: Jesse Stone

Juni 5
NBC Studio’s, Los Angeles TV opnames voor NBC ‘The Milton Berle Show’
Elvis Presley: Gitaar

Scotty Moore: Gitaar
Bill Black: Bas
DJ Fontana: Drums
The Jordanaires: Zang

Hound Dog – Songwriters: Stoller/Leiber
I Want You, I Need You, I Love You – Songwriters: Mysels/Kosloff

Juli 1
The Hudson Theater, New York

TV opnames voor NBC ‘Steve Allen Show’
Elvis Presley: Gitaar
Scotty Moore: Gitaar
Bill Black: Bas
DJ Fontana: Drums
The Jordanaires: Zang

Hound Dog – Songwriters: Stoller/Leiber
I Want You, I Need You, I Love You – Songwriters: Mysels/Kosloff

Juli 2
RCA Studio’s, New York – Steve Sholes/Ernie Ulrich

Elvis Presley: Gitaar
Scotty Moore: Gitaar
Bill Black: Bas
DJ Fontana: Drums
The Jordanaires: Zang
Shorty Long: Piano
Gordon Stoker: Piano (alleen bij Houd Dog)

 Hound Dog – Songwriters: Stoller/Leiber
Don’t Be Cruel – Songwriters: Blackwell/Presley
Any Way You Want Me – Songwriters: Schroeder/Owens

The Jordanaires: Gordon Stoker – Neal Matthews – Hoyt Hawkins – Hugh Jarrett

August 24
Fox-stage 1, Hollywood, LA

20th Century-Fox ‘Love Me Tender’ – Bob Mayer/Ken Runyon/Murray Spivak
Arrangeur: Ken Darby

Elvis Presley: Gitaar
Vito Mumolo: Gitaar
Mike Rubin: Bas
Richard Cornel: Drums
Luther Rountree: Banjo
Dom Frontier: Accordion
Carl Fortina: Accordion
Red Robinson/Jon Dodson/Charles Prescott: Zang (Ken Darby Trio)

 We’re Gonna Move – Songwriters: Matson/Presley
Love Me Tender – Songwriters: Matson/Presley
Poor Boy – Songwriters: Matson/Presley
Let Me – Songwriters: Matson/Presley

September 1,2 and 3
Radio Recorders, West-Hollywood, LA – Steve Sholes/Thorne Nogan
Elvis Presley: Gitaar
Scotty Moore: Gitaar
Bill Black: Gitaar
DJ Fontana: Drums
Chet Atkins: Gitaar
Gordon Stoker: Piano
Marvin Hughes: Piano
The Jordanaires: Zang
(Gordon Stoker/Hoyt Hawkins/Neal Matthews/Hugh Jarrett)

Sept 1 – Playing For Keeps – Songwriter: Kesler
Sept 1 -Love Me – Songwriters: Leiber/Stoller
Sept 1 – How Do You Think I Feel – Songwriters: Walker/Pierce
Sept 1 – How’s The World Treating You – Songwriters: Atkins/Bryant
Sept 2 – When My Blue Moon Turns To Gold Again – Songwriters:Walker/Sullivan
Sept 2 – Long Tall Sally – Songwriter: Johnson
Sept 2 – Old Shep – Songwriter: Foley
Sept 2 – Paralyzed – Songwriters: Blackwell/Presley
Sept 2 – Too Much – Songwriters: Rosenberg/Weinman
Sept 2 – Anyplace Is Paradise – Songwriter: Thomas
Sept 3 – Ready Steady – Songwriters: Blackwell/Marascalco
Sept 3 – First In Line – Songwriters: Schroeder/Weisman
Sept 3 – Rip It Up – Songwriters: Blackwell/ Marascalco

September 9
CBS Studio’s Los Angeles

TV Opnames voor CBS ‘Toast of the Town’ Ed Sullivan
Elvis Presley: Gitaar
Scotty Moore: Gitaar
Bill Black: Gitaar
DJ Fontana: Drums
Gordon Stoker: Piano
The Jordanaires: Zang

Don’t Be Cruel – Songwriters: Blackwell/Presley
Love Me Tender – Songwriters: Matson/Presley
Ready Steady – Songwriters: Blackwell/ Marascalco
Hound Dog – Songwriters: Leiber/Stoller

September 26
Mississippi/Alabama Fair and Dairy Show, Tupelo, MS

Elvis Presley: Gitaar
Scotty Moore: Gitaar
Bill Black: Gitaar
DJ Fontana: Drums
The Jordanaires: Zang

Heartbreak Hotel – Songwriters: Matson/Presley
Long Tall Sally – Songwriter: Johnson
I Was The One – Songwriters: Schroeder/DeMetrfius/Blair/Peppers
I Want You, I Need You, I Love You – Songwriters: Mysels/Kosloff
I Got A Woman – Songwriter: Ray Charles
Don’t Be Cruel – Songwriters: Blackwell/
Ready Teddy – Songwriters: Blackwell/Marascalco
Love Me Tender – Songwriters: Matson/Presley
Hound Dog – Songwriters: Leiber/Stoller
Blue Suede Shoes – Songwwriter: Carl Perkins
Baby, Let’s Play House – Songwriter: Arthur Gunter

October 28
CBS Studio’s, New York

TV Opnames voor CBS ‘Toast of the Town’ Ed Sullivan
Elvis Presley: Gitaar
Scotty Moore: Gitaar
Bill Black: Gitaar
DJ Fontana: Drums
The Jordanaires: Zang

Don’t Be Cruel – Songwriters: Blackwell/Presley
Love Me – Songwriters: Leiber/Stoller
Love Me Tender – Songwriters: Matson/Presley
Hound Dog – Songwriters: Leiber/Stoller

December 31
Audubon Drive, Memphis, TN

Prive opname
Elvis Presley: Piano
Red West/Anton Hooten: Zang

 When The Saints Go Marchin’ In

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