Melissa Sky-Eagle
Saturday, July 20, 2024


            Melissa with her first three piano teachers (left to right) Rhealene Stewart, Betty Capshaw, and Professor John Owings,
            at a reception following her high school Senior Piano Recital.
           Melissa with Seth Knopp, her piano teacher at the Peabody Conservatory of Music of The Johns Hopkins University.
          Melissa and Dr. Stewart Gordon, her major professor during her doctoral program at the University of Southern California
          Thornton School of Music, at one of her five doctoral recitals.
          Dr. Melissa Sky-Eagle, moments after receiving her Doctor of Musical Arts degree in piano performance, from the University
          of Southern California Thornton School of Music on May 12, 2006. She was also honored as the top doctoral music graduate.
           Melissa has also studied with other outstanding teachers, including Dr. Ludmila Roschina of the Moscow Conservatory of Music.
           Dr. Roschina was a student of Samuel Feinberg, one of the most important musicians of the 20th century.