Melisa Mejia’s musical career began as young as 12 yrs old when she started attending ‘Crescendo Arte’, a music academy in Bogota, Colombia where she was introduced to the violin, piano, vocal technique and music theory.
There she was also exposed to the guitar, bass, drums and trumpet as part of the academy’s program for musical development.
At the age of 14 she moved to the U.S and continued learning with private lessons. She played for Taravella High School’s orchestra and Florida Youth Orchestra where she was introduced to the viola. Melisa also performed at J.F Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.
While attending the Florida Atlantic University she was invited to perform a piano classical piece for the WXEL classical radio station of West Palm Beach, FL.