Judith Melander

Judith Melander, mezzo-soprano

Judith Melander, mezzo, is the Director of Music at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ on Summit Avenue, where she can be found conducting the choir, playing the hammered dulcimer, and beating the djembe in addition to performing her vocal solos. Judith has appeared on stage with the Minnesota Opera, North Star Opera, Gilbert and Sullivan Very Light Opera Company, and the Twin Cities Lyric Theater.  She has also performed as a soloist on concerts with the Mississippi Valley Orchestra, the Oratorio Society of Minnesota, and the Kenwood Symphony Orchestra.  An honors graduate of the University of Minnesota with a Bachelor of Music in vocal performance, Judith maintains a private voice and piano studio from her home on Medicine Lake, where she lives with her husband and two children.