Special Multimedia Concert Experience Celebrating Elvis and Gospel Music during Elvis Week
July 20, 2012
On Saturday morning, August 18, at 9:00 a.m. you’ll want to be at Graceland for a celebration of gospel music on the Elvis Week Main Stage presented by Elvis’ home church, Memphis First Assembly of God.
Included in the multi-media concert experience will be Soul City, which features members Bob Geabhart, Ben Kirk
, Corey Riggs
and David Wootton
, along with many members of the award-winning First Assembly of God choir who will also be performing some of the great gospel music they present each week in services at Memphis First Assembly. First Assembly’s music program is well-known around the world and, if you have an appreciation of Christian music, this concert is certain to be one of your favorite events during Elvis Week. Along with many of the classic songs Elvis would have heard as a young man attending youth services, several selections will be performed from their album “I Will Give You Glory."
Want to hear what it was like to be a member of a church youth group with Elvis? The celebration includes short interviews with many who were and are still members of First Assembly of God Memphis today. Many who are featured in the videos have been invited to attend in person and will love to meet fans after the concert.
Tickets are $15. To purchase, call Graceland Reservations at 800-238-2000 or 901-332-3322, or click here to purchase online