Faculty & Staff

The faculty and staff at Mélange Vienna are dedicated to providing an unforgettable artistic and education experience for all participants. As diverse as our backgrounds are, the city of Vienna remains our focal point. Come learn from us and experience the traditions of the music capital of the world!



Administrative & Financial Officer

Jorena de Pedro has over seven years of professional experience in arts administration, having recently served as Project Manager and SQL+DBL Lead in a database conversion project and contributing to successful revenue goals at La Jolla Music Society. Jorena helps performing arts organizations strengthen box office and marketing practices through implementation and strategic planning that ensure community members have opportunities to learn and experience the fulfilling advantages of cultural arts in their lives. 

She is currently Ticket Services Manager at La Jolla Music Society, where she leads a box office team, manages the organization’s informational database, and collaborates with the marketing department on various projects. Besides La Jolla Music Society, she has worked at San Francisco Performances, Sacramento Philharmonic Orchestra and Opera, Music@Menlo, and Stockton Symphony. 


Jorena has a Master of Arts degree in Arts Administration from Southern Utah University and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Music, emphasis in Music Management from University of the Pacific. As the Administrative & Financial Officer, Jorena will serve a bridge between Mélange Artistic Faculty and its Participants for this intensive musical and cultural summer program.


She enjoys cardio kickboxing and tasting coffee from local coffee shops. Jorena is a California native, currently living in San Diego, CA.