Apply Today to Become a Stax Music Academy student – Upcoming Auditions!

Is your young person involved in band or choir at school or church? Does your child write songs or create their own music? Does your child want to be around other young artists, young musicians, creatives, artists, singers, and songwriters?

The Stax Music Academy is the place for them.

We are currently taking applications and setting auditions for the 2022-2023 After School Program and beyond.

Please click HERE to fill out our form.

SMA produces not only great musicians but also inspired youth whose academic, cognitive, performance and leadership skills are greatly enhanced by the program.

The Stax Music Academy performance ensemble audition process is a 2 song performance evaluation, music theory assessment and interview. Potential production students deliver an mp3 of original material alongside taking the music theory assessment and interview. Stax 101 students are not required to audition.


For more information on how to audition or apply, please contact Catherine Ealy at  or at (901) 942-7627, ext. 634.