Abby Mettry was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana. She surprised her parents at the age of five by playing every Christmas song ever known on a plastic toy organ. 

She enrolled in piano lessons locally and then studied piano with Julliard graduate Judith Petersen. She won local and state competitions, and earned a Bachelor of Music degree in piano performance.  She then earned Master degree with High Distinction in Piano Performance with the renowned Toradze Piano Studio at Indiana University in South Bend. She taught piano as adjunct faculty while studying under concert pianists Ketevan Badridze and Alexander Toradze.

Abby then relocated to Nashville, TN and joined the piano faculty at Belmont University School of Music. In addition to teaching she studied songwriting and learned music recording and production techniques. 

Currently living in Connecticut, Abby composes and produces solo piano music as well as production music for licensing libraries around the world.