Opera Memphis partnership with Stax Music Academy sends talented 7th-grader to New York’s Metropolitan Opera

Partnership results in a Metropolitan Opera contract for local Memphis talent, Caleb Thompson, age 12 By Tim Sampson, for the Stax Music Academy When the…

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Coming to the Global Capital of Soul, “SOLID GOLD SOULSVILLE” at Stax Friday August 6

Stax Museum and Stax Music Academy present a free indoor/outdoor event with live music, an exhibition opening, and more to celebrate Soulsville USA On Friday, August…

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SB 30 Episode 63: Discussing Memphis’ vital, and struggling, live music scene. Part I

“These venues provide a laboratory for growth. I’ve played some big gigs and a small gigs, but honestly some of the most substantial exponential growth…

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SB 30 Episode 60: The magic and majesty of the Orpheum’s Mighty Wurlitzer, with historian and organist Vincent Astor

“I became very verklempt. It was such a wonder to play it and hear it again. It’s hard to describe. When I was down here…

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