Merging the historic street context with contemporary funk and eclecticism, STAX Music Academy serves as a continuation of a great musical heritage and a mentoring presence for neighborhood youth. Approximately 250 inner-city students attend private music enrichment classes at the academy, which is affiliated with the music department of LeMoyne-Owen College. The academy is located adjacent the STAX Museum – two cultural icons anchoring the economic revitalization of the historic neighborhood.
USA Today’s 10 Best Musical Attractions in the World
Buildings New Construction Awards
Building Design & Construction 7thAnnualBuilding Team of the Year Awards
National Commercial Builders Council Awards of Excellence
Memphis Heritage and Memphis Landmarks Commission Preservation Awards
Building Design & Construction
The New York Times