New York City based Dina Fanai has performed throughout the world as a vocalist, songwriter, original composer and as a singer with the multi-platinum selling arena rock band Trans-Siberian Orchestra. Dina has written and produced for Universal Records USA and Columbia/Japan Records. She composed and was a featured vocalist on Grammy-nominated Dave Eggar’s CD “Kingston Morning”. She has released five independent CD’s through her production company, One Vision Music, including her latest recording project CINEMA 12, which was featured on Tina Turner’s platinum selling CD “BEYOND” Buddhist and Christian Prayers.
Dina is the recipient of numerous grants and awards from The Songwriter’s Hall of Fame, National Endowment for the Arts, Pennsylvania Council Of the Arts, The National Academy of Popular Music and The USA Songwriters Competition and Guild as well as leading tours and educational programs in the US, Southeast Asia and Japan. Dina continues to do extensive A&R and artist development for major label recording acts and arena tours. She has led workshops in songwriting and creative expression at The Julliard School and The Children’s Aid Society. Through her company One Vision Music, she has produced countless benefit concerts and charity events supporting causes such as Juvenile Diabetes, Worldwide Orphans Foundation, The Children’s Aid Society, Planting Technology, The September Concert Series, Variety, The Children’s Charity, The Associated Blind Foundation, Sounds Of Hope, and The Coalition Of Battered Woman’s Advocates. She continues to perform and produce concerts and recordings to inspire the process of peace in the world. Dina is correctly in the studio finishing her sixth CD entitled “Legends.”