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Melody Valdez

Melody Valdez

  • She/Her
  • Biography

    Melody Valdez is an NYC-based Music Director, Arranger, and Pianist. She enjoys working on new musicals, and has worked on readings/workshops of A Wrinkle In Time, Tiananmen, and The Lunchbox. Favorite credits include traveling as AMD/Keys 3 for SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical National Tour and MD/Arranger at Paper Mill Playhouse's New Voices Concert. Additional music directing credits include Cabaret, A Chorus Line, and Bat Boy. Melody has also enjoyed working with AfterWork Theater, Berkeley Playhouse Conservatory, and National Asian Artists Project’s Broadway Community Chorus. As a composer, you can also find her original musical short, Swipe Sisters, on Spotify and YouTube. Melody is proudly Filipina-American.

    Professional Experience

    • Regional
    • Concerts/Cabaret
    • Education
    • Tours
    • Community Theatre

    Regions

    • NYC/Tri-State Area

    Interested in touring?

    • Yes

    Maestra Expertise

    • Theatrical Composer (Music only)
    • Music Director/Conductor (Pianist)
    • Music Assistant
    • Orchestrator
    • Vocal Arranger
    • Incidental Music Composer/Arranger
    • Instrumentalist/Pit Musician
    • Music Copyist
    • Music Transcriber
    • Keyboard Programmer
    • Class/Voice Lesson/Rehearsal Pianist
    • Rehearsal Pianist

    Primary Instruments

    • Piano
    • Synthesizer
    • Voice

    Software

    • Finale
    • GarageBand
    • Logic
    • MainStage
    • Sibelius

    Affiliations

    • MUSE

    Person of Color?

    • Yes