Melissa Odens
Piano Instructor

Melissa Odens

Instruments: Piano

Styles: Classical, Contemporary

Ages: 3+

Melissa Odens studied piano pedagogy, composition, and French on the undergraduate level and completed further composition studies with Juilliard faculty in New York and Berlin.  She has been teaching for 20 years and specializes in an integrative approach that combines improvisation and composition with reading and technique.  She tailors lessons to the individual’s learning style and strengths while cultivating a strong foundation in the fundamentals of music and encouraging her students to explore a wide variety of musical styles.


Mon:  Uptown 3-8 p.m.
Thurs:  St. Paul 3-8 p.m.
Sat:  Uptown or St. Paul 12-3 p.m.

*mornings and other times by appointment