Classy and elegant duo playing classical, Jazz, Broadway
and international (French, Jewish, Italian, Russian, Ukrainian and much more)
Two professional full-time musicians:
Tanya Melamed, a multitalented singer, composer and pianist was born and raised
in a musical family in Odessa, Ukraine. Graduated from the prestigious Odessa
Conservatory of Music, Tanya holds a diploma of Master of Arts, specializing in
classical piano and jazz.
Upon arrival to the United States, Tanya has won popularity as a solo pianist and
singer that presents concerts and shows around Chicagoland, as well as nationally and
internationally - in Canada, Germany and Ukraine.
Tanya collaborated with the numerous international musicians, which resulted in the
production of her four CDs. Among those ensembles were Eyes Manouche (Balkan
band), Guitarra Azul (octet of virtuosic Latino style musicians), and the Maxwell Street
Klezmer Band - just to name a few.
Tanya Melamed is the founder and the lead singer of the “Melamed Band”, which has
performed concerts, private parties and corporate events throughout the United States for the last 13 years.
- Andriy Chuyko graduated from the Lviv Conservatory of Music with a Master of Arts degree in woodwind instruments.
Since the 1990's, Andriy was part of a traveling folk ensemble which toured numerous countries including Ukraine, France, Germany, Australia, Greece, Belgium, Canada, and many states in America. He is proficient in many instruments such as Saxophone, classical flute, and Ukrainian national wood instruments (sopilka).
Since 2001, Andriy has collaborated with Tanya in the "Melamed Band" as both musicians and singers.
Melamed Band provides live music entertainment service, whether your event requires a duet or a dynamic 8-10 piece orchestra
We know how important your special event is – creating the perfect party atmosphere is what we do. Outstanding musicianship will make the difference for your special event, and our artists create a distinctive, tasteful, and unforgettable party celebration.
"Melamed Band" repertoire includes music from all around the world:
American, Latin, French, Italian, Russian, Jewish, Gypsy,
Ukrainian, Polish and much more.
Exceptional musical entertainment can really make your event come alive...