Chelsea Melamed

Mezzo-soprano

NAME: Chelsea Melamed

HOMETOWN: Ventura, CA

EDUCATION: University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music (CCM), San Francisco Conservatory of Music, Lawrence University

UPCOMING: Tri-Cities Opera: Mom in Marie Begins; Charlotte in A Little Night Music; Pinocchio in Pinocchio; Recipient of the 2019 Eva & Marc Stern Fellowship at SongFest; Art of Song Fellow at the 2019 Toronto Summer Music Festival

OTHER APPEARANCES: (Highlights): Dinah in Trouble in Tahiti and Javotte in Manon (Opera Santa Barbara); Dorothee in Cendrillon and Page of Herodias in Salome (CCM); Cherubino in Le nozze di Figaro (Pittsburgh Festival Opera)

AWARDS/RESIDENCIES: Awards: Recipient of the 2019 Eva & Marc Stern Fellowship: SongFest,  Semi-finalist: James Toland Competition 2019, Full Scholarship and Stipend Assistantship: CCM 2015-2017, Semi-finalist: Mildred Miller Competition 2015. Residencies: Chrisman Studio Artist: Opera Santa Barbara 2017-2018, Resident Artist: Pittsburgh Festival Opera 2015