pianist, composer

  During the school year, Melanie works for the National Dance Institute of New Mexico playing for dance classes and performances around the state of New         Mexico.
  Here, (top) she is with Maki Kimura, Rodney Bowe and Cal Haines, the NDI band in Artesia, N.M.
  And below with Bert Dalton and the 2015 NDI Orchestra.

Melanie performing with Nacha Mendez at El Meson, Santa Fe, New Mexico,2010 and in Corfu, Greece, 2014.

At the airport in Seoul, Korea after a seven day event of Gurdjieff Movements.
August, 2013
 When in Santa Fe, Melanie plays on Sundays from 12 to 2 at The Museum Hill Cafe and is often joined on bass by Paul Brown.