At the age of 15 Melissa won the State of Michigan Yamaha competition, and the U.S. Regional Yamaha. In the spring of 1990 Melissa graduated from Oakland University in Rochester Hills with a Bachelors of Art in Organ Performance. While at Oakland, Melissa was taught by Fredrick DeHaven. After her graduation from Oakland University Melissa was accepted to The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor where continued her education and pursued a master’s degree in organ under the tutelage of Marilyn Mason. Temple Theatre, 203 N. Washington, Saginaw. Starts at 3 pm. Admission $12. Phone 877-754-7469 for tickets and more info.