Maxine Moore Music Academy

Information regarding Maxine Moore Music Academy, the instructors and students.

Operating as usual

04/30/2020

April 30, 2020. We are keeping the lessons rolling through “shelter in place”!

03/20/2020

Guitar lessons🎸 via FaceTime started yesterday! Contact Rick or any of the instructors for more information!

[08/17/19]   Now scheduling lessons for the Fall Semester! Contact Rick G Forbus for details. Our experienced staff of professional instructors will fill up fast (most instruments)!

04/25/2017

Depth Perception excerpts

04/25/2017

One Step Ahead Excerpts

04/19/2017

ROCK 3:16
Hey Ya'll! Come see and support these future Memphis Musicians. These two young bands (the youngest is 11 and and the oldest, just turned 17) will be playing at Neil's (Quince Road) Sunday, April 23rd at 2:00. All ages, non-smoking, and no cover!

08/10/2016

Maxine Moore Music Academy's cover photo

08/10/2016

MMMA 2016

Now signing up lessons for the fall semester. All ages welcome. We have a great bunch of professionals, both as instructors and performers.

10/19/2015

JUNIOR 3 VIDEO | One Step Ahead

They did Great! Mid South Fair 2015

[08/23/15]   It is not too late to sign up for music lessons for the fall! Experience matters. Compare, compare, compare. But hurry, spots fill up fast! Guitar, Piano, Violin, Woodwinds, Brass, Voice. Call, text or PM Rick

Untitled Album 08/01/2015

Untitled Album

07/23/2015

Maxine Moore Music Academy

07/23/2015

Maxine Moore Music Academy

07/23/2015

Maxine Moore Music Academy

Thanks Sonny Johns for the recital footage. Here is a six year old at the Maxine Moore Music Academy event!

07/23/2015

The PHD's

07/23/2015

One Step Ahead

07/23/2015

Thanks Sonny Johns for the recital footage. Here is a six year old at the Maxine Moore Music Academy event!

bodymindsoulspirit.com 01/19/2015

This Is Your Brain On Guitar

This one is guitar-centric, but it has some interesting things. I particularly found the part about Pat Martino to be worth reading.


http://www.bodymindsoulspirit.com/this-is-your-brain-on-guitar/

bodymindsoulspirit.com by Jordan Taylor Sloan Whether it's playing "Stairway to Heaven" until your fingers bleed or always finding yourself in the center of a group of people intent on singing "Wagon Wheel," some things ...

[12/26/14]   We at the MMMA hope that you all had a very Merry Christmas! For those that might have given your children a new instrument or want to give lessons as gifts, finding the right instructor will unlock the real joy of that investment. Call around, search the web, ask your musician friends, and do sign up for lessons. But hurry, the new semester starts in January.

11/25/2014

How playing an instrument benefits your brain - Anita Collins

This is good! (oh, and it is short too)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R0JKCYZ8hng&feature=player_embedded

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-playing-an-instrument-benefits-your-brain-anita-collins When you listen to music, multiple areas of your brai...

washingtonpost.com 11/03/2014

STEM is incredibly valuable, but if we want the best innovators we must teach the arts

And here is more!

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/innovations/wp/2014/09/05/stem-is-incredibly-valuable-but-if-we-want-the-best-innovators-we-must-teach-the-arts/

washingtonpost.com We're obsessed with teaching kids math and science, but they'll never be great innovators without art class.

10/26/2014

From The Music Empowers Foundation.

online.wsj.com 10/25/2014

A Musical Fix for American Schools

online.wsj.com Essay: There is compelling evidence that music can boost children’s academic performance and help fix some of our schools’ most intractable problems.

online.wsj.com 10/25/2014

A Musical Fix for American Schools

A fascinating article suggested by our founder, Mr. Raymond Moore.

http://online.wsj.com/articles/a-musical-fix-for-american-schools-1412954652

online.wsj.com Essay: There is compelling evidence that music can boost children’s academic performance and help fix some of our schools’ most intractable problems.

08/28/2014

Rick

That time of year! Lessons at The Maxine Moore Music Academy start next week for the fall semester.
If you know someone that wants lessons, do some real research. Then call me. 289-0418

[08/12/14]   Q. What do these people, places and things have in common?

ABBA, Alex Chilton, Al Green, Ann Peebles, Amy Grant, the Beach Boys, Kallen Esperia, Huey Lewis, Lenny Kravitz, Otis Clay, Roberta Flack, Rod Stewart, Sam Moore (Sam and Dave), the movie Hustle and Flow, the Parretto Soul Festival, The Montreaux Jazz Festival, The Eroica Orchestra, The Williamsport and Central Pennsylvania Orchestras, The Jackson (TN) Symphony, the IRIS Orchestra, The Orpheum Theatre Orchestra. Orquesta Sinfonica del Estado de Mexico,
The Music Teachers National Association, The Greater Memphis Music Teachers Association, The Beethoven Club,

A. They are some of the artists that our instructors have accompanied or recorded with, the venues and the orchestras where they have played, and the organizations in which they participate (and govern).

Call now for lessons!
(901) 289-0418

INSTRUCTORS 08/12/2014

INSTRUCTORS

08/12/2014

We are adding some new instructors! We now can offer cello and voice along with guitar, piano, violin, woodwinds, low brass, organ and Rock 3:16 ensemble classes.

livescience.com 07/19/2014

Is Playing a Musical Instrument Good for Your Health?



http://www.livescience.com/40597-playing-musical-instrument-good-health.html

livescience.com People who play a musical instrument may tend to have better physical and mental health, studies have shown. Even taking up an instrument in old age may help, research suggests.

05/30/2014

A Thousand Years - Carnival Ride

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X6ooT20cwsw

Maxine Moore Music Academy Spring Show April 2014

05/30/2014

Safe and Sound - Carnival Ride

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=qszkBOYTDZI

Maxine Moore Music Academy Spring Show April 2014

05/30/2014

Turn The Page

DEPR (grade school band in the ROCK 3:16 program)

05/30/2014

Uncharted

DEPR (grade school band in the ROCK 3:16 program)

05/30/2014

Hey! We are on somebody's tv!

05/30/2014

Instructor Rick Forbus with the PC Band

Videos (show all)

Depth Perception excerpts
One Step Ahead Excerpts
MMMA 2016
The PHD's
One Step Ahead
Thanks Sonny Johns for the recital footage. Here is a six year old at the Maxine Moore Music Academy event!
Turn The Page
Uncharted

Location

Telephone

Address


411 S Grove Park Rd
Memphis, TN
38117

Opening Hours

Monday 2pm - 8:30pm
Tuesday 2pm - 8:30pm
Wednesday 2pm - 8:30pm
Thursday 2pm - 8:30pm
Friday 2pm - 8:30pm
Saturday 2pm - 8:30pm
Sunday 2pm - 8:30pm
Other Art schools in Memphis (show all)
Art Garage Art Garage
Memphis, 38112

It's a garage full of art-making supplies with many possible creations + skilled teachers to show you how to make stuff, use art tools and get creative!

Board & Brush Memphis, TN Board & Brush Memphis, TN
8100 Macon Station STE 103
Memphis, 38018

Board & Brush Creative Studio is a place for creating fun and unique wood decor projects from scratch while enjoying a fun atmosphere. BYOB!

Flicker Street Studio Flicker Street Studio
74 Flicker St
Memphis, 38104

Flicker Street Studio is a place for teaching, learning, and creating. Our staff is dedicated to creative development for visual artists of all ages.

The Woodshed Guitar Studios The Woodshed Guitar Studios
1015 S Cooper St
Memphis, 38104

Specializing in guitar instruction.

Contemporary Realist Academy Contemporary Realist Academy
3929 Summer Ave, Above Shapiro Uniform Building
Memphis

RedLine Catwalk School RedLine Catwalk School
8505 Trinity Road
Memphis, 38018

Learning about achieving your dream of becoming a model

Jackson Studio of Music Jackson Studio of Music
1114 E Holmes Rd
Memphis, 38116

Specialized training in Gospel Music (traditional & Contemporary), classical and jazz. We assist students in becoming proficient musicians.

The Doghouse School The Doghouse School
3710 Summer Ave
Memphis, 38122

OG Creative Dogs • Recess • Sleepovers • Hygiene • Neighborhood Strolls • Adventures • Canine Carpool (aka The Magic School Bus) #TheDoghouseMemphis #TheDoghouseSchool #DoghousePupils

GinkgoGlass GinkgoGlass
3542 Northwood Dr
Memphis, 38111

Glass Studio and Teaching Facility, Lana Chu, Owner and Chief Pyromaniac

Overton High School for the Creative and Performing Arts Overton High School for the Creative and Performing Arts
1770 Lanier Ln
Memphis, 38117

The Official page of Overton High School for the Creative and Performing Arts, MEMPHIS, TN.

Easel Town Easel Town
5004 Summer Ave
Memphis, 38122

Easel Town is an art studio located in the heart of Memphis where process art and fine art live in harmony.

Artistikcalvin9012884998 Artistikcalvin9012884998
809 S Danny Thomas Blvd
Memphis, 38126

TATTOOs AND PIERCINGs