"So integral is Alesi's fusion of voice and character, she makes Violetta's emotions inhabit us as our own ... defiant colorature and vocal line that paint seamless as watercolor"
Saugerties Post Star

"Alesi takes the stage with style and intelligence and posseses a distinctive voice and the charisma of a world class opera star"
The Desert Sun

"Soprano Melody Alesi offered the audience an appealingly plaintive account of Verdi's Caro nome."
Allen Kozinn, The New York Times

"Alesi's Gilda was stunning. Her steady and completely unforced tone were the vocal highlight of the evening"
The Ithaca Journal

"Singing honors went to American soprano Melody Alesi, who was an impressive Donna Anna. Her remarkable rich soprano was perfectly demonstrated in the 'non mi dir'."
Naples Daily News

"Soprano Melody Alesi won the audience's heart as Gilda. The "Caro Nome" calls for transparent virtuosic singing and that's exactly what Alesi gave it."
The Post Standard

"A standing room audience responded to Ms. Alesi with an ovation reserved for those who make this kind of vocal and theatrical magic. Hers is a career to watch!"
Boro Park Community News

"Ms. Alesi was a sparkling, truly comic Norina, who soared in florid coloratura! What a singer! What an actress!"
Tom Lenihan, Home Reporter and Sunset News

"Indeed, Ms. Alesi's Deh Vieni in act IV of Le Nozze would have made Mozart forget Nancy Storace, his first Suzanna, for whom he wrote and rewrote the aria!"
Ann Feldman, Sightlines

"Clear notes, and bell-like tone. This kind of singing occurred every time Ms. Alesi was on stage. And she seemd to have that "star" quality that promises much for the future."
Gary J. Morris, Boro Park Community News

"An enthusiastic standing ovation was given to Ms. Melody Alesi, prize winner of the Licia Albanese Pucini Foundation"
Bill Zakariasen, The Westsider