News

Auditions set for SNAP After School Program and Summer Music Experience

The Stax Music Academy is now accepting audition requests for the 2019-2020 SNAP After School Program and its 2020 June Summer Music Experience. The ensembles in the SNAP After School program include: Stax Music Academy Rhythm Section, Stax Music Academy Junior Rhythm Section, Stax Jazz Ensemble, Stax Vocal Jazz, Street Corner Harmonies, Premier Percussionists, Stax […]
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Piano Lessons for Beginners Now Accepting Applications

Interested music students! The Stax Music Academy After School program starts very soon and we want to make sure you know we are offering BEGINNER LESSONS in piano! We also offer audio engineering and production classes for non musicians who want to learn to work behind the scenes! Contact Bria Brown to set up an […]
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Living Blues Magazine: Stax Music Academy Keeping the Music Alive in Memphis

Living Blues, the oldest blues magazine in the United States, takes a look at how the Stax Music Academy is carrying classic soul and blues into the future for generations to come, performing in locations like Australia, Italy, France, England, Germany, New York City, Clarksdale, Mississippi; New Orleans, and more. Workshops with artists such as […]
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Performances

Stax Music Academy to perform at W.C. Handy Home & Museum on Beale Street August 10

The W. C. Handy Memphis Home &  Museum will celebrate its Grand Reopening Saturday, August 10, 2019 beginning at 12:00 noon. After being closed for the past six months, Heritage Tours will resume management of the Handy Museum, having reached an agreement with the City of Memphis. The reopening festivities will begin with a parade […]
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