Check out some of Melina's new songs on Viinyl:
"Who Broke Your Heart" (recorded in L.A.)
"Don't Go Calling Me Baby" (recorded in L.A.)
"She's Never Gonna Love You Like I Do" (Recorded in Nashville) Cowrite with Grammy Award Winning Producer Keith Thomas and Stephanie Kimball
On Saturday, October 1st, catch Melina in Downtown Barrie as she performs "On the Buses" with Barrie Folk in the morning and then as a featured artist for Barrie's second annual Buskerfest in the afternoon. All part of Barrie's Culture Days!
From October 20th - Oct. 23rd, Melina will be performing at the Ontario Folk Conference in Ottawa as one of 6 selected Youth Presenters. The Youth Showcase is held Sat. Oct. 22nd in the afternoon and registration at the conference is required for admittance.
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Professional Photography by Dana Patrick (L.A.) and Chris Aubrey (Barrie).
L.A. Recording Trip - August 2016
Melina returns to Los Angeles where she begins work on her debut album with Grammy Award Winning Producer Carlos McKinney at Universal Publishing Group. While there, she also met and worked with Producer Tearse "Kizzo" Person (T.V. Show Empire), Producer Tim Bullock and Writer Vincent Barry (Beyonce's "Sandcastles")
Melina meets Grammy Award Winning Producer Malik Yusef (Kanye West, Beyonce, and Rhianna).
Performed at the Glenn Gould Studio (PG Productions) in June at at Hugh's Room in July (Talent Nation)
L.A. Trip in December to write and record at Universal Publishing Group in Los Angeles. Returned in March 2016 and worked with writer Rachel Noelle
Nashville Writing and Recording Session in Sept. with Award -Winning Producer Keith Thomas and writer Stephanie Kimball
Grand Prize Winner "North of Nashville Star" at Kempenfest, Barrie on Sunday, August 2nd, 2015.
Best Song in Camp at the Songwriter Girl Camp this past June in Nashville, Tenn.
First Place in the Vocal Variety Category (for original song) in the Teen Talent Contest at the Markham Fair on Friday, October 3rd, 2014.
First Place in Springwater Idol at the Elmvale fall fair on Friday, October 10th, 2014.
Melina opened for Folk Icon "Valdy" on Saturday, March 21, 2015 at the MacLaren Arts Centre.
On Wed., March 11th 2015, Melina was the featured entertainment at the Dept. of Culture's "Annual Update".