|Born on: 26.04.1979
Melissa Marie Ferlaak Koch (born April 26, 1979) is an American soprano, lead singer for Echoterra and former singer of Aesma Daeva (until 2005) and Visions Of Atlantis (until 2007). She currently lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She is married to Wolfgang Koch, the former guitarist of Visions Of Atlantis. The couple married on May 3, 2008. She is the main studio vocalist on the EP of Joakim Severinsen's project, Adyta. In 2009, she joined Echoterra as their new lead singer.
Ferlaak Koch was born in Cottage Grove, MN. She obtained her Bachelor's Degree from the University Of Wisconsin-River Falls in 2001 in Music and Master's Of Music from New England Conservatory in 2003 in Vocal Performance. On February 26, she gave birth to her first child, Carmen AnnaRose Koch.