Melissa has taught private voice in New York, Los Angeles, Princeton, Columbia, PA and in the Philadelphia area since 1987. She has served on the voice faculties of Westminster Conservatory, and Swarthmore College. Melissa apprenticed with Maestro Vittorio Rosetta of La Scala from 1998 until 2002 for over 600 hours in Italian vocal technique. Her students have performed in Broadway and off-Broadway shows, international opera houses, major conservatories and universities. Ms. Perry is a member of both NATS and AGMA and she currently has an active voice studio of about 30 students in Collingswood, New Jersey.