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 celebrates Juneteenth with plans for a “Songwriting Showdown” to allow Memphis-area teens a chance to add their voices to movement for racial equality

From the haunting 1939 Billie Holiday classic “Strange Fruit” protesting the lynching of blacks in America, to protest songs of the 1960s like the Staple Singers’ “When Will We Be Paid,” to releases in the wake of recent killings of African-Americans including H.E.R.’s “I Can’t Breathe” and Trey Songz’s “2020 Riots: How Many Times,” music […]
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