Hitman Returns: David Foster & Friends

Preview the Show

Maestro to the stars David Foster, who has collaborated with some of the greatest superstars in music, returns to THIRTEEN’s Great Performances series with several of his favorite artists for a magnificent night of music: Hitman Returns: David Foster & Friends is scheduled to air this March 2011 on PBS (check local listings).

Organizers for Students

The following links will pop up a new window. Each new window will contain a Student Organizer or Activity sheet for you to print out. What Is Soul? Study Guide Viewing Guide


RESPECT YOURSELF: THE STAX RECORDS STORY chronicles the birth of Stax Records, soul music, and the “Memphis sound.” During a time when the United States was segregated and the struggle to end racial discrimination and extend civil rights to African Americans was raging, Stax was racially integrated and eventually became one of the most successful […]

Procedures for Teachers

INTRODUCTORY ACTIVITIES: Time Allotment: one class period 1. Many students may not have a clear understanding of the characteristics of soul music. Have them go to the Stax Museum of American Soul Music homepage at and listen to two to three minutes of the seven audio clips featured there. The clips are of songs […]