Melissa Barrison is a classically trained violinist who grew to encompass rock, country, jazz, gypsy, blues, pop and even reggae. Melissa has played for artists such as Rihanna, The Killers and opened for Cee Lo Green, Pepper and POD. She has made television appearances on the Ellen DeGeneres Show and the Marie Osmond Show and has also performed in the NFL LA Rams Half-time Show, NHL Pre-Game Show, and NBA All-Star Game Half-time Show.
Based in Southern California, Melissa has been an active member of the San Diego Local Music community and has graced many stages throughout the country, often receiving standing ovations for dancing while playing her violin!
Being a highly energetic violinist playing upbeat modern music, she enjoys performing live and interacting with the crowd at weddings, corporate functions and other special events.