All of our teachers have been trained through the Music Together®, LLC in Princeton, NJ.
Melissa Stevenson - Director and Teacher
Melissa Stevenson was born and raised in Lafayette, LA. She has been in a variety of choirs, and vocal performance groups since she was in elementary school. She earned a Bachelor of Arts, and a music teacher certification from University of Louisiana at Lafayette. She has been teaching music in the Lafayette area for over 15 years. She has been teaching the Music Together parent child music program for the past 3 years. Melissa owns and operates a music and arts enrichment center called The Music Garden, where the Music Together classes are held. Melissa enjoys writing, recording, and performing, her own original children’s music, as well as making ridiculous music parody videos to post on YouTube! She was also a member of an all female folk band, The Figs, and has performed at a variety of festivals and events. Melissa lives in Youngsville with her husband, Cal, son Beckett, and dog Lucy. . She is excited for the opportunity to share her love of music with the families of Lafayette!
Colleen is an accomplished pianist and music teacher in the Lafayette area. She has taught music to students of a variety of ages, and currently teacher piano lessons. She is working on her Music Therapy certification, and she recently earned her license to be a Music Together teacher. She is also the mother of 3 adorable young boys. We are excited to have Colleen's positive energy, and expertise join the Music Together of Lafayette team! She will teach on Wednesday and Saturday mornings for the Winter session.