On Thursday, Feb. 2nd, Melina will be the featured performer at a Startup Event held in Barrie. For more information go to www.startupplus.eventbrite.ca.
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Professional Photography by Dana Patrick (L.A.) and Chris Aubrey (Barrie).
L.A. Recording Trip - August 2016
Melina returned to Los Angeles in August where she began 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).
Melina returns to L.A. in October to complete her album, shoot a Music Video and work with Malik.
Performed at the Glenn Gould Studio (PG Productions) in June at at Hugh's Room in July (Talent Nation).
Chosen as one of 5 Youth to Showcase at the Annual Ontario Folk Music Conference on Ottawa, Ontario in October, 2016.
L.A. Trip in December of 2015 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. 2015 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 inJune of 2015 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".