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Stax Music Academy is Hiring!

We are hiring a Vocal Instructor to teach two of our Vocal Ensembles including music theory, planning weekly rehearsals, and arranging charts. The successful candidate will teach in the Vocal Department and support the Lead Vocal Instructor in direction and driving results from the students. The Vocal Instructor will assist with selecting appropriate repertoire for […]
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Stax Music Academy Launches #MusicMustContinue Fundraiser to support students affected by COVID-19 hardships

Music and Community have always been sources of hope and inspiration during trying times. Our youth need that now more than ever.  Today, the Stax Music Academy is launching a campaign to ensure they have it by raising $50,000 to pay the tuition for its students and families who continue to experience negative financial hardships […]
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Elvis Costello and SoundwavesArt Foundation launch fundraiser for Stax Music Academy

GRAMMY©-winning artist and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Elvis Costello has teamed up with Soundwaves Art Foundation to “Pump It Up” for the nonprofit Stax Music Academy, located at the original site of Stax Records in Memphis, Tennessee, adjacent to the Stax Museum of American Soul Music. Soundwave’s Tim Wakefield has created an original […]
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Stax Music Academy in concert with Trombone Shorty Foundation at Crosstown Arts March 21 POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Out of concern regarding the COVID-19 coronavirus and concerns about health safety for its students, families, Trombone Shorty Foundation Academy students and concertgoers the Stax Music Academy had decided to postpone its upcoming exchange with the Trombone Shorty Foundation, including the planned March 21, 2020 Memphis vs New Orleans concert at Crosstown Theater. The Stax […]
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