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Melissa Balli

Head Orchestra Director, East High School
Assistant Orchestra Director: West High School, Howell Middle School, and Cade Middle School

Melissa Trevino is a native of Laredo, Texas and received her Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education from Texas A&M International University. She has earned a Master’s in Performance from West Texas A&M University and is currently working towards a second Master’s in Interdisciplinary Studies. While attending WTAMU, Melissa served as concertmaster for the WTAMU Symphony Orchestra and performed four graduate recitals under the tutelage of Dr. Rossitza Goza. She also served as the associate concertmaster for the Amarillo Symphony and played regularly with Chamber Music Amarillo. Aside from the many performance gigs around town, Melissa also coached the Philharmonic and Preparatory String Orchestras of the Amarillo Youth Orchestra Program and ran a successful private studio. Melissa now resides in Victoria, Texas and teaches orchestra at East High School, directs Crossroads Strings, and performs with the Victoria Symphony Orchestra.

1st- West HS Varsity
2nd - West HS Junior Varsity
3rd- Conference East HS
4th - East HS Varisty
5th- Cade Advanced MS (Mon.,Wed, & every other Friday)/Howell MS Beginner(Tue.,Thur, & every other Friday)
6th - Cade Advanced MS(Mon.,Wed, & every other Friday)/Howell MS Beginner(Tue.,Thur, & every other Friday)
7th - East HS Junior Varsity