Melody is a highly motivated, cheerful and sociable individual who started off with piano and violin at the age of 5 and completed the Associated Board of Royal School Music Grade 8 in distinction for both instruments when she was 12. She later joined the viola section of Singapore National Youth Orchestra at the age of 15 and became Principal Violist. Melody graduated in 2012 with the inaugural batch of School of the Arts, Singapore and completed her Bachelors of Music in 2017 and then Masters of Music in 2018 at the Cleveland Institute of Music. Passionate about outreach and education, Melody has taught music and English to children in Cambodia and Laos. She has also taught at Cleveland School of the Arts, and during her time in Cleveland, had performed in many community outreach concerts at venues such as retirements homes and public libraries.