Class of 2011
Mus. B. Jazz/Commercial Music/Audio Recording Technology
Production Manager and Primary Front of House Engineer
Melissa Procopio Graduated Five Towns College in 2011 with a Bachelor of Music Degree in Jazz/Commercial Music with a Concentration in Audio Recording Technology. Melissa is presently the Production Manager and primary Front of House Engineer at the Suffolk Theater in Riverhead. She began working at the Suffolk Theater in Riverhead as Stage Manager in 2013 before being promoted to her current position.
Through Suffolk Theater Melissa has been able to work with artists such as Art Garfunkel, Blue Oyster Cult, Edgar Winter, Jefferson Starship, Micky Dolenz, Ronnie Spector, David Cassidy, Ben E. King, Robby Krieger of the Doors and John Lodge of the Moody Blues. Most recently, she had the opportunity to go on a short tour in the UK with John Lodge and his 10,000 Light Years Band as their Front of House Engineer.
During her time at Five Towns College Melissa had the opportunity to intern at Suffolk Recording Studios in Patchogue, where she was hired as a studio engineer in 2011.