Month: December 2009

Dolly Parton’s Handwritten Lyrics to “I Will Always Love You” Auctioned for $7,150

posted by – 12/19/09 @ 3:33pm

Dolly Parton Auction

And the live auction took place here, at Tinney Contemporary! Dolly Parton’s handwritten lyrics, among many others, helped to raise about $30,000 for the AMA. It was definitely an exciting moment to witness and be a part of!

Read more about the lyrics that were up for auction: Willie Nelson’s On The Road & Dolly Parton and the other top bids

AMA Auction at Tinney

posted by – 12/15/09 @ 5:43pm

We had a huge turnout for the Americana Music Benefit last night! We enjoyed awesome performances from Jack Clement, John Haitt, Kix Brooks, Sam Bush, Mike Farris, and Mary Gauthier, as well as an amazing and exciting auction! Check out some highlights from last night and be sure to become our fan on Facebook and see even more photos!


Benefit Party for Americana Music Association -Lyrics on Display at Tinney Gallery

posted by – 12/12/09 @ 12:17pm

Lyrics: An American Art Form
Tinney Contemporary Gallery
237 Fifth Avenue North
Nashville, TN
Monday, December 14th 6-9 PM
Special performances by John Hiatt and very special guests!
Tickets to this intimate party of Americana music enthusiasts are $75 and include beverages courtesy of Ajax / Turner, hors d’ouerves from the Clean Plate Club, cool celebrity guests and a few surprises! Purchase your ticket by calling the Americana Music Association office at (615) 386-6936. Much of the bidding will be conducted online so please feel comfortable to support the event and come to the party whether or not you plan to participate in any auction bidding!

All of the handwritten lyrics donated by some of the greatest songwriters of our time will be on display.  To view these items on line visit