about the composer

Melissa Winterton is a mother, wife, composer, mentor and business woman. Growing up on a 500 acre cattle ranch, she learned how to work hard and be responsible. She also learned at an early age that she had a love and gift of music. By the time she was in high school, she was teaching piano lessons to many of the youth in her area. Melissa married Thomas and together they have started and operated several successful businesses including a construction company and a couple of hotels. Outside of piano lessons growing up, Melissa is self-taught. She has continued to develop her gift and talent of composing by learning from the greats that once composed. Melissa hears frequency and vibration and then is able to play that sound on the piano. Her talent for composing has been recognized by many in the music industry. As one Grammy winning song writer stated after recording with Melissa,“she possesses the talents and skills in composing that haven’t been seen since the likes of Beethoven and Rossini.” Melissa regularly performs private concerts for many influential and prominent families across the United States. She has composed many sacred sounds for individuals, causes and companies. Melissa currently resides in Roosevelt, UT with her husband and three sons. When she isn’t playing the piano, she loves to travel and hang out on one of Florida’s white sand beaches.