music teacher, composer, clinician Melody Bober has been
active in music education for over 25 years. As a composer, her goal
is to create exciting and challenging pieces that are strong teaching
tools to promote a life-long love, understanding, and appreciation
for music. Pedagogy, ear training, and musical expression as well as
fostering composition skills in her students are fundamentals of
with highest honors from the University of Illinois with a degree in
music education, and later received a master's degree in piano
performance. She maintains a large private piano studio, performs in
numerous regional events, and conducts workshops across the country.
She resides in Minnesota with her husband, Jeff.