In this April 29, 2013 photo, Stax Records founder Jim Stewart stands next to two Stax Music Academy instructors during a tour of the Stax Museum of American Soul Music in Memphis, Tenn

 

              In this April 29, 2013 photo, Stax Records founder Jim Stewart stands next to two Stax Music Academy instructors during a tour of the Stax Museum of American Soul Music in Memphis, Tenn
In this April 29, 2013 photo, Stax Records founder Jim Stewart stands next to two Stax Music Academy instructors during a tour of the Stax Museum of American Soul Music in Memphis, Tenn. The Stax Music Academy is an after-school program where teenagers from some of Memphis’ poorest neighborhoods learn how to dance, sing and play instruments. The academy’s students play annual shows in Memphis and have toured to Washington, Italy and Australia, helping spread the soulful “Memphis Sound.” (AP Photos/Adrian Sainz)