Staxtacular 2017 Tickets on Sale Now!
Tickets are now on sale for the Stax Music Academy’s largest fundraiser of the year, STAXTACULAR Presented by SUNTRUST! Hosted for the 11th year by The Grizzlies, 2017’s Grit, Grind, & Groove gala will be held in the Soulsville Foundation’s AutoZone Get In the Zone Gymnasium, the Stax Music Academy, and the Stax Museum of […]
Editorial: Stax students spice up ‘Freedom Sounds’ celebration
From The Commercial Appeal Tuesday, September 27, 2016 A dozen young Memphians over the weekend added a special Memphis flavor to a momentous event. The students from the Stax Music Academy performed as part of the weekend-long “Freedom Sounds: A Community Celebration” on the National Mall, the grand-opening festival for the Smithsonian’s new Museum of […]
USA TODAY: Stax Music Academy wows crowd at Smithsonian Event
Students from the Stax Music Academy just performed for three days in September at “FREEDOM SOUNDS: A Community Celebration, the grand opening festival for the Smithsonian’s new National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C. The performances included a show on the Freedom Sounds main stage on Friday, September 23, and on […]