The Singing Brothers Of Stilwell: Lifting Their Community With Song

Nov 14, 2018

The Singing Brothers of Stilwell are a collection of students from the Martha E. Stilwell School of the Arts in Jonesboro.  

 

 


 

The group of black and hispanic teenageers just wrapped up a performance at the The National Association for Music Education conference in Texas.

 

 

GPB's Leah Fleming traveled to a recent rehearsal to hear from young men like Cardell Smart, who talked about the importance of music in his life.

 

 

Credit GPB/ Leah Fleming

Leah also spoke with the founder of the group, Jimmy Cheek, about his vision for the program.

 

WATCH: A selection from the group's rehearsal before a recent performance