Melanie Conley Music StudioPiano Lessons for Beginning and Intermediate Students
Located in Avon, Indiana
Piano teacher Melanie Conley will provide all students lessons in:
- piano technique
- finger dexterity
- music theory
- ear training
- sight reading
- scales, chords
- versatile repertoire
About the Piano Teacher
Piano Teacher Melanie Conley began receiving piano lessons at age five. During junior high and high school, she accumulated 40 superior-rating UIL solo and ensemble medals. In high school, Melanie won the John Phillip Sousa Outstanding Band Member trophy, the Most Valuable Marching Girl Award, and was voted Most Talented Senior by the high school student body. Her Rhapsody in Blue piano solo won first place at the 1974 Indianapolis Parks Department Talent Contest.
Melanie has accumulated 144 university level hours, majoring in music at the University of Houston. She is a member of Phi Theta Kappa Scholastic Honor Society and is listed in the National Dean’s List.
Melanie has performed as the celebration choir pianist for the 4,000 member Gloria Dei Church in Houston, Texas, and has accompanied many high school choirs in South Texas. She also lead Heaven’s Light, a UMC Praise Band. She is currently performing in Easy Rhythms, a trio playing big band/swing music.
In addition to playing piano, Melanie has played trombone with Brass, Rhythm & Reeds big band and Lone Star Brass quintet. She has also been a private lesson instructor for trombone, baritone and flute students.
Melanie is single and has lived in Avon, Indiana since 2004. She lives with Kikah, a Siamese cat and Micah, a rescue dog.
Melanie was also the Music and Arts Coordinator and a member of Gloria Dei Church in Houston.
She is currently a professional member of the Indianapolis Piano Teachers Association.
Melanie Conley Music Studio
5071 Fairway Drive, Avon, Indiana 46123