Melanie Hawkins is in her senior year studying Piano Performance under the direction of Rajung Yang. She has competed in numerous competitions including Moscow Music Teacher’s Piano Competition and Idaho Music Teacher’s Association Competition in which she was selected as a winner and received honorable mention.
She is repeatedly selected to perform in master classes and has worked with artists such as Stephen Hough and Anton Nel. Melanie performs frequently as she is often the piano student selected to perform at University of Idaho Music Convocations.
Melanie has an obvious passion and excitement for music and teaching. She has been teaching for the past seven years and is a member of Music Teacher’s National Association.