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Paul Moore Guitar & Bass Instructor


If I can make the learning experience a little easier for you it's worth coming here. Hello! I am Paul Moore, owner and operator of the Lorna Music Academy. I grew up here in Birmingham, Alabama. I attended Vestavia Hills High School. Then I went to the Southwestern Guitar Conservatory of San Antonio, Texas. After graduating I came back home and taught for Samford University and UAB (University of Alabama Birmingham). Today I teach in my own studio here in Hoover, Alabama. We have been in business since 1992.

Melissa Sanders Piano & Vocal Instructor


I am a strong believer that everyone should be able to have a creative outlet. That's why I became a music teacher. Hi! I'm Melissa Sanders. I attended high school at the Alabama School of Fine Arts, and after graduating in 2005, I attended Hendrix College in Conway, Arkansas, where I specialized in vocal/piano performance. I graduated in 2009. While in school there, I worked with the Arkansas Symphony. I also performed at Carnegie Hall in New York City. I also have worked with Opera Birmingham. I've been teaching for Lorna Music Academy since 2012.

Skylar McCain Drum Instructor


From children to adults, music is a form of communication that everyone should experience.  This is why you see the ad slogan "music for all ages" being advertised from school to school. Hi! I'm Skylar McCain I am the drum instructor here at Lorna Music Academy. After graduating from Moody High School I starting teaching drums and playing gigs in and around the Birmingham area. In 2014-2015 I competed in Guitar Center's drum off and won the Hoover store's 2016 drum off title. I've taught for Workplay and Rockschool camps. Playing drums is the voice of my passion for music. If you want to to play the drums I can help you find your voice. Contact us today!