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Melissa’s Music Studio
Melissa teaches private voice lessons, beginner piano lessons, and customized group music classes. Melissa’s education includes a Master’s Degree from Chicago College of Performing Arts and a Bachelor’s Degree from The Boston Conservatory at Berklee College of Music both in Vocal Performance. Melissa has over 18 years of performance experience as a classical singer. After relocating from the Chicago area in September 2019, where she taught with Lessons by Brooke & Company LLC and Naperville Music Academy, Melissa has moved back to her home state in New Hampshire and she has teaching studios in both Manchester and Nashua.
Melissa teaches voice lessons to a wide variety of ages and ability levels. Whether the student is taking voice lessons for a specific goal such as to audition for a musical or just wants to gain confidence in their singing abilities, Melissa tailors lessons to fit the needs and goals of each student and teaches many styles of singing including classical, musical theatre, and popular styles.
Melissa gives each student a well rounded education and fosters music appreciation by introducing students to new repertoire. Along with teaching a healthy technique and helping her students with stage presence, she also teaches music theory and sight-singing. All of her students have the option of performing in studio recitals to practice their craft. It is not only Melissa’s goal to help her students to learn a reliable technique but also to help them find their unique voice and expression through music
Beginner Piano Lessons
Melissa teaches beginner piano lessons to all ages. She has taught beginners from age 4 to 90. She teaches in many styles and always tailors her lessons to the interests and needs of her students, using different methods depending on the learning style of the student. She offers performing opportunities through studio recitals for all students.
Customized Group Music Lessons
Melissa is available to teach specialized group music lessons and music appreciation classes upon request.
Pricing for private voice and piano lessons
First lesson is a free evaluation
Lessons are scheduled monthly at the following rates:
$35- 30 minute lesson
$50- 60 minute lesson
“Melissa is an amazing vocal teacher. Both of my daughters have had many voice instructors, and Melissa was their favorite! Melissa genuinely cares about her students, takes extra time to get to know them and challenges her students with each lesson.”
- Kassandra Toum
"Melissa is the epitome of a student-centered instructor. She is truly invested in her students’ lives, interests and goals as they pertain to both music and their other activities. This special connection that she creates in addition to her years of experience as an educator and performer help her students to learn and grow exponentially. Melissa's organizational skills and clear communication make working with her easy for both parents and students alike."
- Brooke Schrager, Studio Owner of Lessons by Brooke & Company LLC