Melony Dodson, originally from North Carolina, graduated magna cum laude from the University of Tennessee in 2008 with a master’s degree in Collaborative Piano, concentrating on vocal coaching and musical direction. Currently, she is the host and producer of WUOT’s Morning Concert on 91.9FM and is a staff accompanist at the University of Tennessee. Melony is excited and honored to music-direct one of her favorite holiday traditions: Charles Dickins’ A Christmas Carol, a story that’s important to hear now, more than ever. Previous CBT music-directing credits include: Rodgers and Hammerstein’s South Pacific; The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (2011); and a staged reading of Jason Robert Brown’s Parade (2008).