Jon; to name just a few. She has performed at some of music's top venues – from large concert halls such as the Eastman Kodak Theater, Tillis Center, and Disney World, to the more intimate, famous clubs of NYC – Sweet Rhythm, The Bitter End, Kenny's Castaways, The Cutting Room etc. She and her song "Gabriel" were chosen for inclusion in the Time/Warner off Broadway play Sex Is More Than A Three Letter Word which ran at The Producer's Club in NYC. Her Lion's Den, NYC gig was also featured by Time/Warner in an interview broadcast on their show What's the T. The release of NINA's first album, NEW SCHOOL ROCK, RHYTHM & GROOVES, was met with wide acclaim for its synergetic merge of both old school and new school rock. Lauded as an eclectic blend of classic rock, jazz, r&b and pop, NINA worked on the album with some of the best in the business: Elisa Hale producing with Bob Stander at the board, legendary drummers Steve Holley & John O.
Reilly, famed jazz artists Harry Whitaker, Joe Magnarelli & Myron Walden and mastering legend Gene Paul. Her upcoming 2nd album - REBEL WITH A CAUSE - is set for release January, 2009 and features radio-friendly songs written by Nina and Elisa Hale which continue her journey of combining Rock, R&B, Pop and Jazz into an eclectic mix of stunning vocal performances. Nina has just received her Bachelor's degree in Jazz & Contemporary Voice from the Mannes Conservatory Program at The New School University. She is a voice student of the famous Katie Agresta (teacher of Bon Jovi, Steven Tyler, Annie Lenox, Cyndi Lauper, etc.). Among her other famous teachers are Chico Hamilton, Junior Mance, Janet Lawson, Amy London, and Richard Harper. Her renowned mentor, Harry Whitaker (music director for Roberta Flack & Roy Ayers Umbiquity) debuted NINA's career by having her sing with his trios in some of Greenwich Village's top jazz venues while only a young teen. Visit Nina at www.NinaNinaNina.com or www.myspace.com/NinaSings for the latest news, for free samples & downloads of both her cd and ep, & to read more about this diverse, eclectic & powerhouse entertainer! " Nina, Nina, Nina….Lord have Mercy! Did you hear that girl's pipes!? I'm afraid of that Lady! (PATTI LaBELLE to her back-up singers after calling Nina onstage at Ceasar's, Atlantic City.
Nina sang "At Last" a'capella – and brought the house down. Then to Nina, Patti continued:) "I'm not going to lie to you, it's a hard life. But you? You, Miss Nina, do not let anybody or anything get in your way!" "I've produced over a dozen Broadway and off-Broadway musical productions and have been a League member and Tony-voter for 10 years. I see great talent every day and I can state with complete conviction that Nina is such a talent." JEFF ROWLAND (Broadway producer: Rent, Victor Victoria, PBS: 3 Mo Tenors, Julie Andrews etc.) Read more on Last.fm.
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