Melanie Keller

September 5, 2023

Melanie enjoys working with students of all ages reach their goals in music! She concentrates on helping flutists develop their best sound, fluid technique, crisp articulation and relaxed breathing technique. Her students have enjoyed performing on recitals, in honor bands, Solo & Ensemble Festivals, Idaho All-State Band and All-Northwest Band. She has also coached students who have won awards in national flute competitions. Melanie’s students play in the Boise Philharmonic Youth Orchestra, the BSU Honor Flute Choir and other local ensembles. Melanie is also an experienced performer. She plays Principal Flute in the Vallejo Symphony (CA), Opera Idaho Orchestra and Symphony Napa Valley (CA). She also plays regularly with the Boise Philharmonic, the Boise Baroque Orchestra and the Santa Cruz Ballet Theatre Orchestra. She received her M.M. from the San Francisco Conservatory (in the studio of Tim Day) and her B.M. from the Peabody Conservatory (in the studio of Mark Sparks).