The Auction at Graceland•Elvis Week•August 13, 2019
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It is estimated that Elvis’ worldwide records sales top that of anyone in the record industry at more than one billion. From the start of his musical career at Sun Records through his Hollywood film and soundtrack era through to his return to live performances and compilation albums, Elvis has always enjoyed strong record sales. The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) has certified 150 of Elvis’ albums and singles with Gold, Platinum or Multi-Platinum awards. Elvis has had just as many hits rank on the Billboard charts. Elvis recorded more than 700 songs in his career with more than 100 singles, 33 of which hit number 1 on the charts, and over 125 albums. Elvis was as talented a musician as he was prolific.

Offered is a wonderful collection of over one hundred (100) pieces of sheet music and books for Elvis’ catalog of tunes that includes: “A Mess of Blues,” “Any Place is Paradise” (2 cover variations), “Elvis: King of Rock” (songbook), “Fountain of Love,” “Give Me The Right,” “Gonna Get Back Home Somehow” (2 cover variations), “Home Is Where The Heart Is,” “Hound Dog,” “I Beg of You,” “I Gotta Know,” “I Need Your Love Tonight,” “In My Way,” “In Your Arms,” “Just Tell Her Jim Said Hello,” “Kentucky Rain” (2 cover variations), “King of The Whole Wide World,” “The Last Farewell,” “Little Sister” (3 copies, 2 cover variations), “Hermanita” (Spanish translation of “Little Sister”), “Lonely Man” (2 cover variations), “Love Me” (7 copies, 2 size variations), “Love Me Tonight,” “New Orleans,” “One Night,” “Please Don’t Drag That String Around,” “Promised Land,” “Put The Blame on Me,” “Ready Teddy,” “Santa Claus Is Back In Town,” “Slowly But Surely,” “Something Blue,” “Steppin’ Out Of Line,” “So Glad You’re Mine,” “Surrender” (2 cover variations), “That’s Someone You Never Forget,” “There’s Always Me,” “Turtles, Berries and Gumbo,” “Young Dreams,” “Young and Beautiful,” “Rock-A-Hula Baby,” “A Boy Like Me, A Girl Like You,” “Beach Boy Blues,” “Because of Love,” “The Bullfighter Was A Lady,” “Can’t Help Falling In Love,” “Cotton Candy Land,” “Dixieland Rock,” “Earth Boy,” “El Toro,” “Fun In Acapulco,” “Happy Ending,” “Hawaiian Sunset,” “Hot Dog” (2 cover variations), “How Would You Like To Be,” “I Don’t Wanna Be Tied,” “I’m Falling In Love Tonight,” “Island Of Love” (2 cover variations), “Jailhouse Rock,” “King Creole” (4 cover variations), “Kissin’ Cousins” (2 copies), “Ku-U-I-Po (Hawaiian Sweetheart),” “Little Egypt,” “Love Me Tender” (11 copies, 5 cover variations with first printing), “Loving You” (2 cover and size variations), “Mama,” “No More,” “Party” (2 copies), “Pocketful of Rainbows,” “Relax,” “Return To Sender,” “(Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear” (2 cover variations), “Thanks To The Rolling Sea,” “Tonight Is So Right For Love,” “Vino, Dinero Y Amor,” “We’re Coming In Loaded,” “What’s She Really Like,” “The Walls Have Ears,” “You Can’t Say No In Acapulco,” and “Cow-boy (Poor Boy).” This vast collection of more than 100 pieces of sheet music is a wonderful cross-section of Elvis’ hit singles, movie tunes and album songs. The sheet music varies in size from 11 by 8 1/2 inches (27.94 x 21.59 cm) to 12 by 9 inches (30.48 x 22.86 cm) and the grouping comes with a letter of authenticity from Graceland Authenticated.



The sheet music collection is in excellent condition overall, exhibiting typical signs of age and wear, some lesser.
Incredible Collection of Elvis Presley Sheet Music with over 100 Pieces!
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Current Bidding (Reserve Has Been Met)
Minimum Bid: $250.00
Final prices include buyers premium.: $1,125.00
Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Number Bids: 18
Auction closed on Tuesday, August 13, 2019.
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