Melissa Brun

Melissa Brun | Mike Block String Camp

Melissa Brun attended her first fiddle camp in 2009 and has since continued to attend the Mike Block String Camp in Vero Beach, Florida. There, she not only found a great appreciation and love of folk music, but she found a community of people that would eventually go on to become the folk-chamber sextet, The Sound Accord. Melissa has had the opportunity to perform with musicians from all musical backgrounds, including, multi-genre cellist, Mike Block, Scottish fiddler, Hanneke Cassel, cello goblin, Rushad Eggleston, bluegrass mandolin player, Joe Walsh, Celtic cellist Natalie Haas, jazz violinist, Zach Brock, multi-genre violinist Jeremy Kittel, among others. Since then, Melissa has played with various folk groups including Lancaster-based Irish trio, Fire in the Glen, where she was also one of the group's two main singers. She was also a founding member of the vocal trio, Silver Belles, which debuted their self-titled Christmas album in the fall of 2014.  (View the music video and purchase the album here.) She has also had the priveledge of soloing with Broadway stars, Kristin Chenoweth and Johnathan Groff. 

Katherine Forbes

Nashville, TN