Catholic Cantor for Masses and Memorials

Liturgical Music - Experienced Catholic Singer Cleveland, Ohio

concerts keynotes eventsProviding liturgical music for the celebration of the sacrament of marriage or the memorial of a loved one, Melissa Barber is a Catholic singer in Cleveland, Ohio, and has over thirty years of experience as a Catholic cantor in parishes in Ohio, New Jersey, New York, and Illinois.

Melissa is known throughout greater Cleveland for her singing voice and versatility, something she feels is a blessing from God. Whether cantoring/leading music at Mass or providing just the right selection of vocals to memorialize a loved one, Melissa puts her heart and soul into every faith-filled special occasion. 

In addition to singing regularly at weekend masses, she has been the soloist at hundreds of wedding and funeral masses in the Cleveland, Ohio area. She has an excellent reputation as a hired Catholic singer (cantor, psalmist, soloist) throughout Northeast Ohio and works easily—seamlessly—with every church music director or parish organist.

With extensive classical and contemporary vocal training, Melissa Barber excels at both styles, which means that she can effortlessly combine traditional and contemporary worship songs into church services, memorials and Masses. Lyrics of worship hymns hold so much emotional and spiritual power for those singing and listening. It is evident when listening to her lead the singing at services, that Melissa recognizes the importance of being able to hear and reflect on every word that is sung.

Melissa Barber makes planning your service less stressful by helping you select just the right songs for weddings, funerals, memorials and other services. Knowledgeable, spiritual and very personable, Melissa loves working with couples, families and loved ones to select music that will make the service beautiful and memorable. It is her pleasure to lead guests in song at your special service or Mass.

Contact Purpose Productions to discuss your upcoming service and the songs you’d love to include.