Saint Jerome Music Ministers
Lorenzo Sanchez has enjoyed interpreting music of a variety of styles and nationalities in the United, States, Mexico, and Europe. Lorenzo premiered Robert Guillory’s Concertino for Piano and Orchestra. His interest in Polish music led to him giving several lecture-performances at the Paderewski Festival in Paso Robles, California. He has performed for African-American composer George Walker and Japanese composer Mitsuru Asaka in Hawaii. He has played for several choirs touring Italy, The Vatican, and several Filipino community celebration masses at Our Lady Queen of Angels Cathedral in Los Angeles. Looking toward his own heritage, Lorenzo has edited and helped publish piano works by Mexican composer Domingo Lobato. He has recorded two CDs of Lobato’s solo piano works, and recently released a CD with clarinetist Virginia Figueiredo. All of his recordings are available on iTunes, Amazon, Spotify and others. Lorenzo holds a Doctorate of Musical Arts degree from USC.
Director of Liturgy and Music
Hannah Madril has been studying music for over twenty years. She specializes in the genres of musical theatre, liturgical, and classical music. Hannah toured with the LMU Choral program to France and with the Legacy Choir, as a soloist, to Ireland. She has performed across the country, including Carnegie Hall under the direction of John Rutter. In 2013, Hannah debuted her first composition at the Religious Education Congress -Youth Day in Anaheim. This composition titled "Keep Calm God's Got This" was featured again during the 2021 virtual Youth Day. A fixture in the Youth Day scene since 2011, Hannah continues to mentor young vocalists as Assistant Director of Music for Youth Day alongside Ed Archer. She is currently composing a musical with author, Mark Calde, based on his novel "Bascomville: A Story of Love". Hannah serves on the Music West, Inc. Board of Directors as the Vice President of Production and Outreach. She has been involved in 40+ theatre productions since childhood.
Hannah is the Director of the Adult Choir and leads the Youth Choir at the 5pm Mass on Sundays. She taught music at Saint Jerome School from 2018-2020.
Jon Sornborger has been involved in music at Saint Jerome for over fifteen years. He has been in music ministry for over 45 years at various parishes across California. He sang with the LMU Men's Chorus under the direction of Paul Salamunovich for fourteen years. Jon has sung tenor in the Legacy Choir, domestically and internationally, for about fifteen years under the direction of James Drollinger.