Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Personnel Profile

Dr. Melinda Brou, Assistant Professor, Voice and Opera Workshop


Melinda Brou, soprano, is an Assistant Professor of Voice and Opera at Texas A&M Kingsville.

Dr. Brou graduated in 2008 with a Doctor of Musical Arts degree in Vocal Performance from The University of Texas at Austin. She received her Master’s of Music degree in Vocal Performance and Pedagogy in 2002 from the University of Colorado at Boulder, where in April 2002 she was the recipient of the Anthony and Dorothy Riddle Lyric Theater Performance Prize.

Her Bachelor of Music degree is from Southwestern University, with an emphasis in Choral Music Education. Her primary teachers include Patrick Mason, David Small and Carol Kreuscher.

Dr. Brou frequently appeared with Austin Lyric Opera, as a soloist for outreach and educational concerts.  Recent engagements include Samuel Barber’s Knoxville: Summer of 1915 with the Kingsville Symphony Orchestra, William Walton’s Facade with faculty chamber ensemble from TAMUK, and First Lady in Sparkling City Opera’s production of The Magic Flute. She is a member of the nationally touring Rhapsodies Trio with flutist Naomi Seidman and pianist Chuck Dillard.

Contact Information

Music Department
HREC 214
MSC 174 Texas A&M University-Kingsville
Kingsville, Texas 78363-8202
voice: 361-593-2824
fax: 361-593-2816
email: melinda.brou@tamuk.edu
Personal Website: http://www.tamuk.edu/music/

This page was last updated on: January 24, 2014