Who’s on Tour?

Christopher Franklin

Christopher is a 16 year old musician in the Senior Academy Rhythm Section and Jazz Ensembles, and his focal instrument is bass. He has been with the Stax Music Academy for 5 years. Currently, he is in the 11th grade at the Soulsville Charter School.

Jamaal Franklin

Jamaal is a 16 year old musician in the Senior Academy Rhythm Section and Jazz Ensembles, and his focal instrument is guitar. He has been with Stax Music Academy for 5 years. Currently, he is in the 11th grade at the Soulsville Charter School.

Sam Franklin

Sam is a 16 year old musician in the Senior Academy Rhythm Section and Jazz Ensembles, and his focal instrument is percussion. He has been with Stax Music Academy for 5 years. Currently, he is in the 11th grade at the Soulsville Charter School.

Michael McKinney

Michael is a 16 year old musician in the Senior Academy Rhythm Section and Jazz Ensembles, and his focal instrument is trumpet. He has been with Stax Music Academy for 3 years, and he is also a representative on Soul Council, a student board that cultivates leadership and youth voice. Currently, he is in in the 11th grade at KIPP Collegiate High School.

Jadan Graves

Jadan is a 15 year old musician in the Senior Academy Rhythm Section and Jazz Ensembles, and his focal instruments are keyboard, piano, and percussion. He has been with Stax Music Academy for 6 years. Currently, he is in in the 12th grade at the Soulsville Charter School.

Jordan Wright

Jordan is a 16 year old musician in the Senior Academy Rhythm Section and Jazz Ensembles, and his focal instrument is trombone. He has been with Stax Music Academy for 3 years. Currently, he is in in the 11th grade at Bartlett High School.

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Tahj Mason

Tahj is a 18 year old musician in the Senior Academy Rhythm Section and Jazz Ensembles, and his focal instrument is alto saxophone. He has been with Stax Music Academy for 7 years. Currently, he is in in the 12th grade at Central High School.

Khadir Muhammad

Khadir is a 17 year old musician in the Senior Academy Rhythm Section and Street Corner Harmony, and he is a tenor vocalist. He has been with Stax Music Academy for 3 years. Currently, he is in the 12th grade at the Soulsville Charter School.

Trevor Keys

Trevor is a 16 year old musician in the Senior Academy Rhythm Section and Street Corner Harmony, and he is a tenor vocalist. He has been with Stax Music Academy for 3 years, and he is also a representative on Soul Council, a student board that cultivates leadership and youth voice. Currently, he is in the 11th grade at Overton High School.

Johnathon Lee

Johnathon is a 16 year old musician in the Senior Academy Rhythm Section and Street Corner Harmony, and he is a tenor vocalist. He has been with Stax Music Academy for 7 years, and he is also a representative on Soul Council, a student board that cultivates leadership and youth voice. Currently, he is in the 11th grade at the Soulsville Charter School.

Catherine Ealy

Catherine is a 16 year old in the Senior Academy Rhythm Section and Street Corner Harmony, and she is a soprano vocalist. She has been with Stax Music Academy for 3 years. Currently, she is in the 11th grade at the Soulsville Charter School.

Zalissa Stewart

Zalissa is a 16 year old in the Senior Academy Rhythm Section and Street Corner Harmony, and she is an alto vocalist. She has been with Stax Music Academy for 5 years. Currently, she is in the 11th grade at Overton High School.

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