Professional Opera Singer and Recording Artist, soprano Melissa Shippen, sings on leading operatic and concert stages world-wide and has won several international vocal competitions in her career. She attained her Master's Degree at The Juilliard School in New York City. She is a highly experienced wedding and event performer, and sings in styles ranging from classical to jazz, and Broadway to gospel. This feature soloist is available to sing songs including the popular: "Ave Maria", "The Lord's Prayer", "Amazing Grace", "All I Ask of You" and even special numbers by request. Shippen is critically acclaimed for her poise, presence, dramatic connection and beauty of tone.