Melinda Vives

Buffalo Grove

Melinda Vives is a self taught musician that started playing guitar in the fall of 2008 and has been in several acoustic bands, playing shows and writing original music.

She has been teaching both children and adults since her sophomore year in high school and specializes in slap harmonics.

At the age of 17, Melinda was the first ever to compose her own SSA musical piece that included multiple instruments and three part harmonies. Melinda attended Grayslake Central High School where she participated in choir all four years. Her choir group made third in state in 2011.

She has performed on stage at Disneyworld in Florida, playing for the Disney choir and Disney workshop. Melinda Vives is also a member of Tri M, a world wide music society.