Doctor of Musical Arts, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, 2006
Master of Music, The Peabody Conservatory of Music of The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, 2003
Bachelor of Music, Summa Cum Laude, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX, 2001
Dr. Melissa Sky-Eagle serves as the staff accompanist and vocal coach at East Los Angeles College in Monterey Park, rehearsing and coaching singers on notes, diction, blend, vocal tone, and foreign languages, taking a practical approach to music making. She is also the music director at Tapestry Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Mission Viejo, California, leading the choir, and programming and accompanying for the services. For the last 22 years, she has held continuous jobs as pianist, collaborator, and music director. She also enjoys accompanying and acting as music director for theater productions at A Noise Within Theatre in Pasadena, and Los Angeles Valley College. She serves her community by volunteering with Selah Gospel Choir.
For more detailed information, please visit her website at: www.melissasky-eagle.com