Lily Hammond is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in choral music education at the University of North Georgia. She has been music director for two local theater groups for five years and has had the opportunity to compose music for the Arrow’s Academy production of The Hobbit. She has played piano since she was 7 and has been singing as long as she can remember. At the University, she is a member of CNAFME and is involved in Le Belle Voci, UNG Singers, an Appalachian string band, and is an instructional assistant for music theory. She has been teaching private lessons for three years and looks forward to continuing voice, piano, theory, and composition lessons.