About Melissa

About Melissa

Biography

Melissa Grey currently teaches in her Ann Arbor private studio, located in Ann Arbor, Michigan, as well as the school districts of Brighton and Hartland. She earned her Master of Music degree in Flute Performance from the University of Tennessee and bachelor’s degree from Winthrop

 

An active musician, Ms. Grey has performed with large ensembles like Opera MODO, Arbor Opera, Andrews University Symphony Orchestra, and Dexter Orchestra. She is a founding member of Iridescent Flutes, member of Michigan Flute Orchestra, and recently completed a recital series with Naki Kripfgans, DMA. She expands her classical background by performing as a Christian artist. Enjoys performing with recording artist, Camille Aragones, and has recently worked with Omar Aragones of One Freq.

 

A lover of new music, she has commissioned, recorded and performed works for solo flute and has premiered additional works for solo flute and chamber ensembles. She has performed at the Florida Flute Association, as well as the Mid Atlantic Flute Convention, and Hampton Roads Flute Faire. She has worked with notable composers as Frederick Isaac, and Michael Daughterty, and Les Watson.

 

Ms. Grey maintains a career as a performer and educator, having performed and presented masterclasses throughout the country including Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, and Michigan. In 2013, she co-founded and is the current director of the Interactive Flute Retreat, Michigan Flute Camp (2018), as well as directed the Carolina Flute Camp through 2015. She is a member of the National Flute Association, South East Michigan Flute Association and Mu Phi Epsilon.

 

Her principal teachers include Sharon Sparrow, Amy Porter, and Mark Thomas

Listen to Melissa!

Legende by Joachim Andersen (1847-1909)

Duets!

Torbellimatico

by Carmen Marulanda

with flute duo Melissa-Kay Grey and Miranda Browne

Rajalena Dm

by Carmen Marulanda

with flute duo Melissa-Kay Grey and Miranda Browne

Bolero Rumba Am

by Carmen Marulanda

with flute duo Melissa-Kay Grey and Miranda Browne

Melissa's Flute Studio

Listen to Melissa!
Duets!
Listen to Melissa!
Duets!
Listen to Melissa! Duets!
Listen to Melissa!
Duets!