Summer Tour of Otis

Make your summer right by visiting important landmarks of Otis Redding’s life! These landmarks are mostly in Redding’s hometown of Macon, Ga. where the Redding family moved early in Otis’ life and set the precedent for his influential career. These landmarks include...

Meet Our Center Director!

Joiterius (JT) Marshall is the Center Director for the Otis Redding Foundation. He has had a very expansive history with the foundation, having been a camper himself and changed roles as coach in previous years. Let’s talk more with JT about his love for music, what...

Meet Our Summer Intern!

Rachel Solomon is our newest Summer Intern. She is currently a rising senior at Wesleyan College majoring in Advertising, Marketing, and Communications with minors in History and Finance. She is a native of Macon, Ga. and has interned at other non-profit organizations...

2019 Otis Music Camp Recap

The 12th annual Otis Music Camp took place from June 3 to June 14, 2019 at Mercer University’s Townsend School of Music, with a recording-breaking 74 campers attending this year, some of whom traveled from other states such as Florida and Virginia to participate. From...