Voice & Piano Instructor
Melanie Steinke completed her formal music training in vocal and piano performance at the Conservatory of Music at Capital University in Columbus, Ohio. She began her music career as a featured Mezzo with the Columbus Symphony Orchestra for major works of John Rutter-Gloria, Requiem, Magnificat; Faure Requiem; Mozart Requiem; Handel's Messiah; Vivaldi's Gloria; Bach Magnificat and many other classical works. Musical Theater roles include Lili in "Carnival", Maria in "Sound of Music" and role in the opera "Carmen".Her accompanying credits include children's operas," The Little Sweep" and" Noye's Fludde", many major musicals, major choral works including all Rutter works, Handel's" Messiah", Bach and Vivaldi works, recitals, concerts, church services and solo piano concerts. Directing credits include "Charlie Brown" and "Oklahoma!". On the Treasure Coast she is a guest soloist at many venues as a classical, Broadway and pop vocalist and pianist. She served as a professional musical theater voice instructor at IRSC and was the Choral Director for the Upper School at The Pine School. She has been a professional instructor of voice and piano for many years and is currently the Director of Music at St Martin de Porres Catholic Church in Jensen Beach.