"...an opulent voice & velvety timbre."
- BARCELONA CLASICA
GOOD FRIDAY CONCERT STREAM
On Friday, April 2nd at 18.00 CET, Melissa will be a featured soloist in a stream of the Saarländisches Staatstheater's Good Friday concert. She will perform Haydn's "Scena di Berenice"Hob. XXIVa:10 and Mahler's "Ging heut morgen über's Feld" with the Saarländiches Staatsorchester, under the baton of Stefan Neubert.
BAYREUTH SCHOLARSHIP 2021
Melissa was selected as a recipient of the 2021 Bayreuth Scholarship awarded by the International Association of Wagner Societies & will be attending the Bayreuth Festival in August 2021.
THE AMERICAN PRIZE 2019/2020
Melissa was recently named the 2nd place winner of The American Prize in the Women: Lied & Oratorio category. The American Prize National Nonprofit Competitions in the Performing Arts is the nation's most comprehensive series of contests in the classical arts. The American Prize is designed to evaluate, recognize and reward the best performers, ensembles, and composers in the United States